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Description

Theorum painting in two small square format, pigmy curlew (or curlew sandpiper) standing in blue puddle seen facing right in profile. Has a white underbody, brown, barred wing and tail, black eye, long, stright bill. Box, walnut (?) frame, glazed. Scalloped decoration and main forms filled in with stencil.

Details

Maker
Wolle (Maker)
Date
1875-1900
Location of origin
Bethlehem, PA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE
Unidentified Paper
wall hangings
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
Dimensions
10 x 10 x 1.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.816
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2599

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