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FRAME WITH PHOTOGRAPH OF ADELAIDE BREVOORT CLOSE

On view in: Adam Dressing Room


About this object

This painted wooden frame contains an unsigned black and white photograph of Adelaide Brevoort Close taken in approximately 1940. In the photograph, Adelaide is wearing a straw hat trimmed with flowers, a white collared blouse with a diamond-shaped jeweled pin at the throat, and a dark jacket or cardigan. Her hair touches her shoulders. The photograph was put into this frame in 1959.

Object name:
FRAME WITH PHOTOGRAPH OF ADELAIDE BREVOORT CLOSE
Made from:
Wood -- paper
Made in:
USA
Date made:
ca. 1940
Size:
27 × 21.8 cm (10 5/8 × 8 9/16 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
34.102
Signature marks:
label Established 1871 / The Veerhoff / Galleries / Washington DC Center top of backing paper The label is a shaped oval; at its center is a line drawing of the Washington Monument. inscription 29430 / 1 4/29/59 / JR lower right corner of backing cardboard handwritten in pencil
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973