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Bed Time.
1830-1840
Printer:Printed by D. W. Kellogg & Co. , American, 1830 - 1840
Publisher:Published by D. W. Kellogg & Co. , American, 1830 - 1840
Lithography; printer's ink and watercolor on wove paper
Primary Dimensions (image height x width): 9 x 6 15/16in. (22.9 x 17.6cm) Sheet (height x width): 10 9/16 x 8 7/16in. (26.8 x 21.4cm)
Credit Line: Museum purchase
Description: A young woman carrying a young child on her back walks towards the right. She wears a dress with full sleeves, a belt with a buckle, and shoes laced around her ankles. A rose is in her hair. Toys, including a ball and a pull toy featuring what appears to be a Punchinello figure on a horse, are on the parquet floor. A bed with a coverlet and heavy bed hangings is in the left background. A second room, which appears to have a tiled floor, is visible through an open door at the right. A chair and a casement window with fringed drapery are at the far right.
Inscription: On recto, lithographed title beneath image, "BED TIME." On verso, inscribed in pencil: upper left, "#49"; lower center, "Drawer 18 #4a"; lower right, "consv CPC 1987" "Dwr 18" and accession number.
Object Number: 1982.10.4
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