Artificial Fruit/Vegetable

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-8296

Description

Twenty-four various fruit and vegetable shapes molded in plaster and painted. Grapefruit: grapefruit size, but done in greens and yellows. Wire of stem visible as clay is broken; one leaf.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fruit
artificial
wax
clay
painting (coating)
grapefruit (fruit)
Clay
Wax
Painted
Grapefruit
Fruit, Artificial

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.646.24