Portrait of a Man and Child (Mr. Emanuel Selby and Child)

Portrait of a Man and Child (Mr. Emanuel Selby and Child)

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Object Name
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Painting; Pictures; Watercolor; Portraits
date made
place made
United Kingdom: England
Physical Description
watercolor (image material)
gum arabic (image material)
paper (image material)
pine (frame material)
paint (frame material)
plexiglass (glazing material)
overall: 18 1/4 in x 16 in x 1 1/2 in; 46.355 cm x 40.64 cm x 3.81 cm
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Credit Line
The Eleanor and Mabel van Alstyne Marsh American Folk Art Collection
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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