Carving

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1880-1920

GUSN

GUSN-11126

Description

One of a pair of carved birds, reddish brown underneath and black wings and top, with wire legs. Incised wings and tail feathers (larger than 1992.458).

Details

Descriptive Terms

carvings (visual works)
wood (plant material)
carving (processes)
incising
oil paint (paint)
wire
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Wood
Wire
Oil Paint
Carved
Painted
Incised
Carving

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Possibly Wilson, Augustus Aaron, 1864-1950 (Maker)

Dimensions

4 1/4 x 2 1/8 (HxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.459

Places

Possibly Maine (United States)

Related Items

Title Carving Accession Number 1992.458