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American Decorative Arts
Maker: James S. Earle & Sons, American, 1831–1903

Frame

1858–1860

Gilded oak

24 × 20 in. (61 × 50.8 cm)
Gift of Mrs. Clarke or her daughter in 1920-1923
1923.4b
Geography: 
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Picture Frames
Provenance: 

Made for a portrait of Henry Steele Clarke, 1858–60; by gift with the painting to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1923 (separated from the painting February 1973)

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