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A Mother's Treasure.
1846-1847
Printer:Printed by E.B. & E.C. Kellogg , American, 1840 - 1867
Publisher:Published by E.B. & E.C. Kellogg , American, 1840 - 1867
Publisher:Published by Kelloggs & Thayer , American, 1846 - 1847
Publisher:Published by D. Needham , American, 1808 - 1888
Lithography; printer's ink and watercolor on wove paper
Primary Dimensions (image height x width): 11 3/4 x 8 5/8in. (29.8 x 21.9cm) Sheet (height x width): 14 x 9 7/8in. (35.6 x 25.1cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Michael Shortell
Description: Within an oval frame, a young woman holds a sheet or blanket edged with lace above her sleeping child. The child wears a cap and a nightgown with puffed sleeves and holds a rattle. Its head rests on a plump pillow. Drapery is in the left background, a window is in the right background. The frame is decorated with flower and leaf motifs.
Inscription: On recto, lithographed title beneath image, "A MOTHER'S TREASURE. / 285." On verso, lower right, in pencil, accession number.
Object Number: 2009.210.7
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