Photomechanical

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1895-1920

GUSN

GUSN-51039

Description

A brown-tone, three-fourth length, portrait of a seated young woman holding a fan. She wears a sheer white dress with beading or embroidery and a low square neckline. The background is brown mated with cream colored cardboard. In a simple flat and narrow mahogany frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
photomechanical prints
prints (visual works)
relief halftone (process)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
women (female humans)
Woman
Half-tone
Print, Photographic

Inscription

Embossed on the the mat in the center of the lower margin is: Marson/East Orange N.J.

Associated Building

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

People and Organizations

Miss Margaret Bradley Little

Maker

Possibly Meeson (Photographer)

Location of Origin

East Orange, NJ, USA

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

10.75 x 7.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.669

Places

New Jersey (United States)