Photograph

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-50778

Description

Large black and white "enhanced" photograph of a bearded man turned to the left in a dark suit, white shirt, and dark tie; molded inner matt; Eastlake-style molded frame; inside gilded relief ivy leaf decoration; black between gilded moldings; incised linear motifs in gold at corners; photograph enhanced w/ chalk highlights (face, shirt) and graphite hatching in background.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
photographs
chalk
photographs
Chalk
Unidentified Photograph
PICTURE, PORTRAIT

Inscription

Pencilled on back: ""J.M. Gillmore/ 51 Marshall St./ Somerville, Mass.""

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

36.75 x 31.875 x 1.625 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.305