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Catalog Number 0001.180
Description Portrait of Timothy Guy Phelps by M.M. Peritt, 1892. Charcoal drawing on paper is mounted behind glass inside a brown wooden frame with ornate textured leaf motif outer border and a smooth gold and textured leaf motif gold colored inner borders. Head and shoulder portrait depicts a clean-shaven man with graying hair and wrinkles under his eyes. He is wearing a white shirt with a short upright collar, a black bow tie and a dark vest and jacket. Figure is in 3/4 profile and is looking to his left. White chalk(?) has been added to create accents on figure's shirt and hair and white marks surround him.
Object Name Portrait
Collection 3D - Art
Title Portrait of Timothy Guy Phelps by M.M. Peritt, 1892
Date 1892
Creator Peritt, M.M.
Role Artist
Inscription Text "MM Peritt / 92" (artist's signature beneath image on left)
Dimensions H-35.875 W-30.875 D-2.75 inches
Dimension Details frame; image measures 26.5x21.5
Medium Charcoal
Search Terms Timothy Guy Phelps
Phelps, Timothy Guy
Peritt, M.M.
Portraits
Portrait
Drawing
Subjects Portrait drawings
Charcoal drawings
People Phelps, Timothy Guy
Peritt, M.M.