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1971.702 (RS117710)

Description

Depiction of a small girl holding a black cat; girl dressed in a Dutch costume with bonnet, long skrt and wooden shoes; tiled wall behind the girl; one tile contains artist's signature; on another tile is a sailing vessel; wooden frame, molded, poainted black.

Details

Maker
Hoecker, Paul (Painter)
Soule Photograph Co. (Publisher)
C. E. Cobb & Company (Maker)
Date
ca. 1887
Inscriptions
""Paul/Hoecker/1887""; Label on back: ""C.E. COBB & COMPANY/PICTURES OF GOOD QUALITY/FRAMING IN ALL STYLES/ PLASTER CASTS OF ANTIQUE/AND MODERN SUBJECTS/THE SOULE ART COMPANY PUBLICATIONS/16 BROMFIELD ST., BOSTON.""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cat
Child
children (people by age group)
Dutch
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Gaudy Dutch
genre
paper (fiber product)
photomechanical prints
PICTURE, GENRE
small cat
Tile
tile
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
17.375 x 12.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.702
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5351

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