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The Chistmas Present

Description

Engraving depicting mother embroidering while sitting on a couch with child. Marked "Kimmel and Foster, sc. `The Christmas Present.'" Engraved expressly for Demorest's Illustrated Monthly.

Details

Maker
Kimmel and Foster (Maker)
Date
1820-1860
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Child
children (people by age group)
Christmas
engravings (prints)
families
Family
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Ink
ink
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Picture, Genre
Unidentified Paper
Woman
women (female humans)
Dimensions
11.625 x 9.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.621.2
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25588

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