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Two Foxes

Description

Backs of two bown foxes, one turning to look at the viewer. Elaborate gilt and gesso frame with beadings, fleur-de-lis and corn motif.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
canvas
gesso
gilding
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
canvas
Corn
corn (seed)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Fleur-de-Lis
fleur-de-lis (motifs)
Fox
foxes (animals)
gesso
Gesso
Gilded
gilding
Oil on Canvas
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Picture, Animal
Dimensions
22.5 x 19.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1819
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12714

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