Photograph

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1894-1900

GUSN

GUSN-50794

Description

Black and white bust length photograph of a young woman w/ wire frame glasses, wearing a frothy white dress, puffed sleeves, squarish necklace, and hair tied up in a knot; w/in a scalloped edged silver faced frame w/ rows of repousse(?) beading along outer edge and edge of rectangular opening; repousse petal-like devices at corners; wood back and stand. (A table frame).

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
photographs
photographs
busts (figures)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
women (female humans)
Woman
Bust
Unidentified Photograph
PICTURE, PORTRAIT

Inscription

Stamped and inscribed in ink on back of photo: ""Alice M. Arnold/ Xmas 1894"" Silver face of frame hammered: ""----RLING/ 125"" and ""RL(?)""

Associated Building

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

People and Organizations

Alice M. Arnold

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

6.75 x 5.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.365