MS 2011-19 William Henry Holmes watercolors of Italian daily life

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2011-19
Creators:
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Dates:
circa 1880
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
3 Items
watercolor paintings (2.5 linear inches
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Three small watercolor paintings by William Henry Holmes depicting women sewing and a man mending sails. Item 2011-19.1 depicts two women sewing on the banks of the Tiber River. item 2011-19.2 ("Bead stringer, Venice") shows a woman sitting in a chair beading. Item 2011-19.3 ("Venice - mending sails") shows a man mending sails. All three paintings were signed to "Clara Saunders" with holiday greetings from Holmes.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 2011-19

Using the Collection
Citation
MS 2011-19, William Henry Holmes watercolors of Italian daily life, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.

Keywords
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Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/