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framed oil painting

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Dates
1958
circa 1958
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
995002146
Description
Framed oil painting on canvas board of Lottie Smith in her nurse's graduation uniform from Kingston General Hospital; wood frame with an etched design around the border backed with a kraft paper dust cover; artist signature in right corner.
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Accession Number
995002146
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Art
Nurses -- portraits
Description
Framed oil painting on canvas board of Lottie Smith in her nurse's graduation uniform from Kingston General Hospital; wood frame with an etched design around the border backed with a kraft paper dust cover; artist signature in right corner.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Lottie Smith then donated to Kingston General Hospital Nursing Alumnae.
Maker
Helen Elizabeth Smith
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1958
circa 1958
Date Remarks
Written on artifact.
Material
wood: light brown
paint: cream, blue, black, grey, red
paper: brown, white
ink: blue
Inscriptions
Handwritten on painting: "H E S '58"; printed on sticker on back: "GARTLAND'S // GIFT SHOP // ENGLISH CHINA // PICTURES & FRAMES // 338 PRINCESS ST. // KINGSTON, ONT.".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-1
Dimension Notes
Length 47.7 cm x Width 37.4 cm x Depth 4.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Canvas has two deep scratches in lower left and minor on lower right; paper tape holding paperboard dust cover is brittle and cracked.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston; CD #1.
Research Facts
This portrait was presented at the time of Miss Lottie Smith's retirement in 1958. Helen Smith, the artist, was from the Class of 1956.
Images
Less detail