Print

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1867

GUSN

GUSN-19113

Description

Prang chromolithograph of a basket of cherries spilled out onto the dirt before a brown basket. Leaves and grass surround the basket. Mounted in a 3 in. dark wood and gold frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

prints (visual works)
supports (artists' materials)
cherry (wood)
chromolithography
baskets (containers)
cherry (wood)
Chromo Lithograph
Cherry
Fruit Basket
Particle Board
PICTURE

Inscription

Printed at the bottom of the print: ""L. Prang of Bobean V. Granbery/ L.A. Babcock, Chromo"" On the back of the print, there are two labels. The one on the left reads: ""Prang's/ American Chromos./ Cherries and Basket./ After V. Granbery./ Chromo-lithograph and Published by/ L. Prang & Co.,/ No. 159 Washington Street...Boston/ Entered according to Act of Congress. In the year 1867, by L. Prang & Co., in the Clerk's/ Office of the District Court of the District of Mass."" The label on the right reads: ""A List of/ Prang's American Chromos/ June 1, 1868""--a list of 28 chromos follows.

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

L. Prang & Co. (Maker)
After Granbery, V. (Artist)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

19.5 x 24.125 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.900.1

Places

Massachusetts (United States)