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William A. Haines (1822-1880)

 Item
Identifier: Art Survey No. 231

Scope and Contents

Portrait of man seated wearing suit, three-quarter view. Founder and Trustee 1869-1880, also an amateur conchologist. Inscription: Reverse "W A Haines." Frame: Gilt wood, floral motif, 55 7/8 x 42. Framer's label "B. Butler & Co., NY, second framer's label "DDD, Inc.".

Dates

  • circa 1880

Creator

Biographical / Historical

Born in: NY; Died in: Croton Falls, NY.

Extent

1 Item : painting : oil on canvas ; 47 7/8 x 33 7/8 in.

Language of Materials

English

Condition

Poor, varnish bloom, extensive over paint (4).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Miss Emily Somers Haines; 5/21/1923.

Related Materials

Negative #600598/7.

Local Note

A-224.1923/$750.00

Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Sponsor
The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017).

Repository Details

Part of the Research Library Special Collections Repository

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