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MINIATURE OF CHARLES ROLLINS POST

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MINIATURE OF CHARLES ROLLINS POST

Made by: Unknown

On view in: First Floor Library


About this object

The oval base of the frame is made from mottled marble. The lower edge of the base in made from ormolu with an acanthus motif. The ormolu holder for the miniatures has leaf motifs rising to two sides. The frame is designed to have two miniatures suspended. One is of Caroline Lathrop Post and other of Charles Rollins Post. Both are shown in old age. The miniatures are oval in shape with a circle at the top for suspension.

Category:
paintings
Object name:
MINIATURE OF CHARLES ROLLINS POST
Made from:
Watercolor on ivory
Made in:
New York, USA
Date made:
1914
Size:
H. 8 in., W. 5 in.

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
14.109.3
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973