Photo-mechanical

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

ca. 1887

GUSN

GUSN-5351

Description

Depiction of a small girl holding a black cat; girl dressed in a Dutch costume with bonnet, long skrt and wooden shoes; tiled wall behind the girl; one tile contains artist's signature; on another tile is a sailing vessel; wooden frame, molded, poainted black.

Details

Descriptive Terms

genre
photomechanical prints
paper (fiber product)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
small cat
children (people by age group)
Dutch
tile
Unidentified Paper
Gaudy Dutch
Cat
Tile
Child
PICTURE, GENRE

Inscription

""Paul/Hoecker/1887""; Label on back: ""C.E. COBB & COMPANY/PICTURES OF GOOD QUALITY/FRAMING IN ALL STYLES/ PLASTER CASTS OF ANTIQUE/AND MODERN SUBJECTS/THE SOULE ART COMPANY PUBLICATIONS/16 BROMFIELD ST., BOSTON.""

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Hoecker, Paul (Painter)
Soule Photograph Co. (Publisher)
C. E. Cobb & Company (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

17.375 x 12.125 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.702

Places

Massachusetts (United States)