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Object ID 1927.024.001
Object Name Painting
Title Quaker Couple
Collection Works of Art
Credit line DHS Collection
Year Range from 1825
Year Range to 1840
Made American, 19th Cent.
Description Reverse painting on glass of an unknown Quaker couple. The man wears a dark brown suit and tan overcoat and has long hair that is pulled back. The woman wears a full-length brown dress with a full skirt, white apron, and white bonnet. There are two labels on the reverse: "Date / Quaker Pair / Unknown. Painted/ On Glass." and "Henry Yerger / Picture Frames / and Mirrors/ No.419 Shipley St. / Wilmington, Del. / No. Cost. Price".
Dimensions W-12.75 L-13.875 D-1 inches
Dimension Details framed dimensions
Subjects Paintings
Search Terms Quakers
Paintings
Glass
Art
Reverse Painting
Place of Origin U.S.A.