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)

Object Type

Art

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