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1986.725 (RS25094)

Description

A linoleum-cut polychrome print of a Laplander family hiking with a dog. It is in a horizontal format, predominant colors are: blue, pink, brown, taupe, yellow. It is in a simple narrow molded black painted frame.

Details

Maker
Harrong, Odd (Maker)
Date
1930-1950
Inscriptions
Inscribed in the lower right corner is: Fargetrykk.Lino.snitt/Pa vandring./Odd Harrong. Printed in the margin is: Harrong. Stamped on the back is: Copley Art Store/601 Boylston St./Copley Sq. Boston.
Location of origin
Norway/Finland, Scandinavia
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
photographs
printing (process)
Object type
Art
Places
Scandinavia (Europe) [general region]
Descriptive terms
Dog
dog (animal)
families
Family
figure- and animal-derived motifs
paper (fiber product)
photographic print
photographs
PICTURE
printing (process)
prints (visual works)
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
9.375 x 12.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.725
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51081

Comments

Harrong #

AvatarPosted by Christian Roll Valen on September 1, 2015
For sale?

Objects in Historic New England's collection #

AvatarPosted by Nicole Chalfant - Collection Manager on September 4, 2015
Thank you for your interest, Mr. Valen.
I'm sorry to tell you that the objects in Historic New England's collections are held by the museum for educational and research purposes and are not for sale. I hope you will travel to the Spencer-Pierce-Little Farm in Newbury, Massachusetts to see this lovely print.
Sincerely,
Nicole Chalfant
Collection Manager