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Bird carving

1991.735 (RS25713)

Description

Small, carved in-the-round with wire legs. Painted in natural shades of yellow, brown and white. Mounted on twig set into a circular base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1900
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Carved
Carving
carving (processes)
carvings (visual works)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Painted
painting (coating)
perching birds
Songbird
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
3 1/2 x 4 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.735
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8521

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