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Ferry's Seeds advertisement, "Mary Mary Quite Contrary"

GC002.02.065 (RS129537)

Description

This color poster advertising to "Plant Ferry's Seeds" shows a young girl with a watering can. The scene includes the lines from the nursery rhyme.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1921
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1925-05-18
Physical Description
1 photomechanical reproduction
Dimensions
31.5x 23.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: 65OVR
Credit Line
Gift of D. M. Ferry and Co., 1925
GUSN
199031
Reference Code
GC002.02.065

Record details

Originator
Parrish, Maxfield, 1870-1966 (Artist)
Wood, Rusling (Printer)
Other Organizations
D. M. Ferry and Co.
Descriptive Terms
advertising
agriculture
nursery rhymes
seed
Material Type
photomechanical prints
prints (visual works)
Location Note
Vertical file 4: OVR 61-70
Physical Access Restrictions
Excellent

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