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portrait of John Grass
  • David Francis Barry
    1854–1934
    born: Honeoye Falls, New York, United States ; died: Superior, Wisconsin, United States ; active: United States
  • portrait of John Grass, circa 1885
  • Where object was made: Bismarck, Dakota Territory (present-day North Dakota), United States
  • albumen print
  • Object Height/Width: 16.5 x 10.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 1/2 x 4 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in matted with 2007.7475
  • Gift of H. Greissinger
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7478
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Bust portrait of a man, identified as John Grass. He faces toward his proper right, wearing a fur hat and a dark coat with a white kerchief.

It is mounted on matboard with "JOHN GRASS" at the center bottom, "Barry," in the lower facing left corner, and "BISMARCK, DAK" in the lower facing right corner.