Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Summer Scene
  • Phineas Taylor Barnum
    1810–1891
    born: Bethel, Connecticut, United States ; died: Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States ; active: United States
  • Summer Scene, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6.1 x 10 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 2 3/8 x 3 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 11 x 14 in
  • Gift of Kansas State Historical Society
  • Not on display
  • 1974.0082
Description

Outdoor scene in a horizontal oval shape. There are four figures standing beneath a blooming tree; two woman stand at the left and two boys stand at right.