[Portrait of Young Girls]

Description:

Tintype portrait of two young girls. In the image, the girl on the left (identified as Sue VanUxen, later Mrs. Edwin R. Smith) is seated with her hands in her lap; the girl on the right is standing with her arm on Sue's shoulder. The girls are wearing matching, dark-colored dresses and the unidentified girl is also wearing a necklace with a cross on it. The photograph is in a decorative case with a flower design on the front and metalwork flowers surrounding the image.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Brewster County
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Museum of the Big Bend
Collection(s):
Texas Cultures Online
Usage:
Total Uses: 14
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
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Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Brewster County
Description:

Tintype portrait of two young girls. In the image, the girl on the left (identified as Sue VanUxen, later Mrs. Edwin R. Smith) is seated with her hands in her lap; the girl on the right is standing with her arm on Sue's shoulder. The girls are wearing matching, dark-colored dresses and the unidentified girl is also wearing a necklace with a cross on it. The photograph is in a decorative case with a flower design on the front and metalwork flowers surrounding the image.

Note:

Grid pattern in background has a scale of 1 square centimeter per block.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : tintype, b&w (hand col.) ; 3.25 x 2.75 in., in case 10 x 9 cm.

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Keyword(s): portraits | tintypes
Series Title: VanUxen/Smith Collection
Partner:
Museum of the Big Bend
Collection:
Texas Cultures Online
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ABB_3251
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth176584
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image