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Artist's Sample Board

1991.1078 (RS20802)

Description

Rectangular oblong format, showing a black background with various designs in color: scrolls, corner pieces, wicker, lettering, fancy motifs, etc. Unframed. [see photo neg.#47543-A]

Details

Maker
Lincoln, Ephraim F., 1864-1934 (Maker)
Date
1875-1899
Inscriptions
Signed in yellow on the center of the front is: E.F. Lincoln/Falmouth. The back of the board is prepared with a brownish, shiny substance and is squared off with incised lines.
Location of origin
Falmouth, ME, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
boards (flat objects)
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Advertising Medium
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Board
boards (flat objects)
models (representations)
Oil
oil paint (paint)
PRODUCT MODEL
Dimensions
14.75 x 31.5 x 0.125 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1078
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3292

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