Camera Obscura

Collection Type

  • Tools

Date

1800-1820

GUSN

GUSN-61091

Description

Rectangular camera obscura with circular lens at front. Japanned with floral decoration in gold and black on red.

Details

Descriptive Terms

camera obscuras
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Projector
Camera Obscura
Painted
Camera Obscura

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

32.75 x 11.5 x 11 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.1679.1