The Chistmas Present

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1820-1860

GUSN

GUSN-25588

Description

Engraving depicting mother embroidering while sitting on a couch with child. Marked "Kimmel and Foster, sc. `The Christmas Present.'" Engraved expressly for Demorest's Illustrated Monthly.

Details

Descriptive Terms

engravings (prints)
ink
paper (fiber product)
children (people by age group)
Christmas
families
figure- and animal-derived motifs
women (female humans)
Picture
Picture, Genre
Unidentified Paper
Ink
Woman
Child
Christmas
Family
Picture, Genre

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Kimmel and Foster (Maker)

Dimensions

11.625 x 9.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.621.2