Print

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1867

GUSN

GUSN-19114

Description

Prang chromolithograph of a three baskets of strawberries--2 spilled out onto the ground and one standing up at the edge of the grass. There is a dirt path in front of the strawberries. Frame: 3 1/2 in. dark wood and gilt frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

prints (visual works)
boards (flat objects)
chromolithography
baskets (containers)
berry
Chromo Lithograph
Strawberry
Fruit Basket
Board
PICTURE

Inscription

Printed at the bottom right hand corner: ""V. Granbery"" On the back of the print, there are two labels. The one on the left reads: ""Prang's/ American Chromos./ Strawberries 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

19.125 x 24.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.900.2

Places

Massachusetts (United States)