Cutwork Ship Picture

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1800-1833

GUSN

GUSN-8037

Description

White paper on navy blue paper with "negative" cut-out design. Floral and leaf border with floral medallion at corners; heart-shape at center of each side. Center of navy blue paper has white applied cut-out of three-masted ship. Highlighted with ink markings; flying an American '14 star flag. Backed with brown paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cut-paper work
cutwork
gilding
glass (material)
molding (forming)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
PicturePicture

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

21 1/2 x 27 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.341

Places

Probably