1962.0586 A, B Needlework Picture and Frame
  • 1962.0586 A, B Needlework Picture and Frame
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Frame

  • Category:

    Frames

  • Creator (Role):

    Temperance Parker (Artist)

  • Place of Origin:

    Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1750-1775

  • Materials:

    Wood

  • Museum Object Number:

    1962.0586 B


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Object Number

1962.0586 B

Object Name

Frame

Category

Frames

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

Temperance Parker (Artist)
Temperance Parker was from the Boston or Barnstable area of Massachusetts. Her father's name was Andrew Parker. Inscription found on backing board: "Mr. Andrew Parker & Wife name Temperance Parker / Picture worked by Temperance Parker. Supposed / to be at the present time about 150 years since / she was born. / Making picture about 125 to 150 years old. / Novenber 15, 1875. / Barnstable, Massachusetts. / (Cape Cod) / Copy of desciption of picture written by William / Robinson. This copy made Nov. 2, 1913."

Place of Origin

Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

Date

1750-1775

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. ; ; PARKER, TEMPERANCE

Materials

Wood

Dimensions (inches)

16.75 (H) , 20.25 (W) , 1.75 (D)

Dimensions (centimeters)

42.545 (H) , 51.435 (W) , 4.445 (D)

Object Description

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