Print

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1875-1910

GUSN

GUSN-6633

Description

Framed black and white photographic reproduction of painting of saint, probably John the Baptist; nude torso and face of youth with dark curly hair looking to his right, fur cape tied around upper chest; right hand holds conical paper; cross, made of twigs and leather in right foreground is cross; ornate frame with outer beaded edge; raised center of nut and leaf motif superimposed on cross-hatch motif; smaller beaded band inside; rectangular newer wooden 'mat' inside with bright gilding; under glass.

Details

Descriptive Terms

prints (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
photographs
crosses (motifs)
saints
Unidentified Paper
Unidentified Photograph
Saint
Cross
PICTURE, RELIGIOUS

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

47.375 x 37.375 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1398