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Watercolor print, from Early to Middle Victorian Springfield, IL
Watercolor print, from Early to Middle Victorian Springfield, IL
Resource Typeimage
TitleWatercolor print, from Early to Middle Victorian Springfield, IL
Coverage / Year1850 to 1860; Early to Middle Victorian, Springfield, IL
DescriptionWatercolor print of yellow morning glories with three open flowers, one closed bud, and green foliage. In lower right side of print is pencil drawing of two flowers. In plain oval frame. H 10" x W 8".
InterpretationAn 1861 drawing from Frank Leslie's Illustrated newspaper shows three oval framed pictures over a whatnot in the parlor. This type of print was typical of home furnishings in the mid-19th Century and would be appropriate for a parlor setting.
Lesson Plans / ThemesAmerican Communities in History; Antebellum Society and the Civil War; How we learn about communities
Learning Standards16 History; 25-27 Fine Arts
Author or CreatorUnknown
SourcePurchased from The Old Print Gallery, Washington, DC.
Subject / KeywordsLincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Art; Print; Decor; Decoration
Collection PublisherLincoln Home National Historic Site
Further InformationFor any further information related to this record, please contact the Collection Publisher. See for more information about this project.
Rights Management Statement
Resource IdentifierLIHO 1466
CONTENTdm file name70327201662003_1466.jpg
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