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Number: 1962.4.10
Category: ART
Object: painting
Title: South Parlor of Abraham Russell, Esq New Bedford
Artist/Maker: Russell, Joseph Shoemaker
Date: 1848
Material: watercolor on paper
Dimensions: [H]6" [W]9 3/8" [D] [Dia] [L] [Remarks]Framed: [H] 18" x [W] 15" with 1962.4.13
Description: This interior parlor scene shows a gray room with red and blue molding and green floors. The room has four windows and seats around the edge of the room. The green shutters are closed on two windows, and partially open on one. A fireplace is at the back center of the room with coals burning. A shell sculpture sits over the mantel, with a painting hanging above. Six ladderback chairs line the walls, two at the center. Four women in bonnets and one man wearing a hat are in the room. The wall at left has two windows, and two groups of ladder back chairs. Framed together with 1962.4.13

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