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1998.900.2 (RS22704)

Description

Prang chromolithograph of a three baskets of strawberries--2 spilled out onto the ground and one standing up at the edge of the grass. There is a dirt path in front of the strawberries. Frame: 3 1/2 in. dark wood and gilt frame.

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Maker
L. Prang & Co. (Maker)
After Granbery, V. (Artist)
Date
1867
Inscriptions
Printed at the bottom right hand corner: ""V. Granbery"" On the back of the print, there are two labels. The one on the left reads: ""Prang's/ American Chromos./ Strawberries and Basket./ After V. Granbery./ Chromo-lithograph and Published by/ L. Prang & Co.,/ No. 159 Washington Street...Boston/ Entered according to Act of Congress. In the year 1867, by L. Prang & Co., in the Clerk's/ Office of the District Court of the District of Mass."" The label on the right reads: ""A List of/ Prang's American Chromos/ June 1, 1868""--a list of 28 chromos follows.
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
boards (flat objects)
chromolithography
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
baskets (containers)
berry
Board
boards (flat objects)
Chromo Lithograph
chromolithography
Fruit Basket
PICTURE
prints (visual works)
Strawberry
Dimensions
19.125 x 24.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.900.2
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19114

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