Photograph

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1875-1890

GUSN

GUSN-51060

Description

A sepia-tone studio portrait, bust length, of a young mother and an infant (8-10 months). They are shown check to check. The mother has her hair pulled back and wears a cut velvet trimmed dress. The infant is in white. It is in a gilt painted leaf and scroll carved frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
photographs
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
children (people by age group)
portraits
figure- and animal-derived motifs
women (female humans)
Unidentified Paper
Portrait
Woman
Child
PICTURE, PORTRAIT

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5.5 x 4.375 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.693

Places

Massachusetts (United States)