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1991.1084 (RS20804)

Description

On a peach ground with black lettering and one line filled in with bold wide-lettered red paint, with pointing hands drawn at either side of this line, is a sign which contains an inscription.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1950-1960
Inscriptions
Text of the sign: TONIGHT ONLY!!!/ a Magic Lantern Exhibition/ of/ FOLK ART/ combining amusement with instruction/ and moral purpose/ PORTRAITS LANDSCAPES/ WEATHERVANES SIGNS/ Etc., etc./ presented by the celebrated lecturer from/ the Massachusetts Bay Colony, N. Engl./ NINA FLETCHER LITTLE
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
oil paint (paint)
panels (wood)
pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
pressboard
Object type
Advertising Medium
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Advertisement
advertisements
Oil on Panel
oil paint (paint)
panels (wood)
Particle Board
Pencil
pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
pressboard
SIGN
signs (declatory or advertising artifacts)
People and organizations
Little, Nina Fletcher, 1903-1993
Dimensions
30 x 23.75 x 0.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1084
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3298

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