Old Patriarch on Stanley Hill

Chansonetta Stanley Emmons (American, 1858–1937)


Dimensions

Sheet: 12.4 x 17.1 cm (4 7/8 x 6 3/4 in.) Mount: 16.8 x 23.2 cm (6 5/8 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2012.820

Medium or Technique

Photograph, platinum print, mounted on ochre paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Note: Verso has a partial drawing of a woman, black crayon

Inscription

Recto, on mount, in pencil, in pencil, l.l.: Old Patriarch on / Stanley Hill
Recto, on mount, in pencil, in pencil, l.r.: C. S. Emmons

Signed

Signed in pencil lower right.

Provenance

Between 1972 and 1990, purchased by Gail and Michael Mazur, Cambridge, MA; 2012, gift of Gail Mazur to the MFA. (Accession date: October 24, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Gail Mazur in memory of Michael Mazur