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1998.1431 (RS22276)

Description

Young barefoot (peasant?) girl walking down the road w/ dog jumping at her side, begging for a bite of her snack. The girl carries a basket on her right arm and a fence is seen behind her near the road. Mounted in a 2 1/2 in. wood and gilt frame.

Details

Maker
L. Prang & Co. (Maker)
Date
ca. 1868
Inscriptions
On the back of the print there are two attachments. The first reads: ""Prang's American Half-Chromos/ Have Patience/ Chromo-lithographed & Published by/ L. Prang & Co./ No. 159 Washington Street...Boston"" The second reads: ""A List of/ Prang's American Chromos,/ June 1, 1868."" [and a list of works follows] At the bottom Prang's ""Journal of Popular Art"" is mentioned.
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
chromolithography
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Chromo Lithograph
chromolithography
Dog
dog (animal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
genre
Girl
girls
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE, GENRE
prints (visual works)
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
21 x 18.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1431
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18674

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