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Boy with Toy Drum

Boy with Toy Drum
Boy with Toy Drum
ca. 1845
Oil on canvas
Overall: 25 7/8 x 21 7/8 x 1 1/8 in. ( 65.7 x 55.6 x 2.9 cm )
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Purchased from Elie Nadelman
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This object was once part of the folk art collection of Elie Nadelman (1882-1946), the avant-garde sculptor. From 1924 to 1934, Nadelman's collection was displayed in his Museum of Folk Arts, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. The Historical Society purchased Nadelman's entire collection in 1937.
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Chamberlain, Narcissa G. “William T.Bartoll, Marblehead Painter.” The Magazine Antiques, vol. 122 (November 1982): 1089–1095.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group