Bird carving

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1860-1900

GUSN

GUSN-8522

Description

Small, carved in-the-round with wire legs. Painted in natural shades of tans, brown, white. Mounted on a twig and a turned wood base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

carvings (visual works)
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
perching birds
Carved
Painted
Wood
Songbird
Carving

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

4 1/2 x 5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.736