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Bird Carving

1992.458 (RS21207)

Description

One of a pair of carved birds, reddish brown undeelly and black wings and top, with wire legs. Incised wings and tail feathers (smaller than 1992.459).

Details

Maker
Possibly Wilson, Augustus Aaron, 1864-1950 (Maker)
Date
1880-1920
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
incising
oil paint (paint)
wire
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Places
Possibly Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Carved
Carving
carving (processes)
carvings (visual works)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Incised
incising
Oil Paint
oil paint (paint)
Painted
wire
Wire
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
4 1/4 x 2 1/8 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.458
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11125
Related Items
Title Carving Accession number 1992.459 Notes 1992.459 CARVING Relationship Part of set

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