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Picture Puzzle Blocks

Picture Puzzle Blocks
Title
Picture Puzzle Blocks
Date 
ca. 1890
Medium 
Wood, cardboard, paper
Dimensions 
box: 3/4 x 10 1/4 x 13 1/2 in. ( 1.9 x 26 x 34.3 cm )
Description 
"Picture Puzzle Blocks" twelve paper covered wooden box in paper covered cardboard box; box cover chromolithographed with three children playing in a field; box cover inscribed, "PICTURE PUZZLE/ BLOCKS./ McLoughlin Bros., New York."; blocks chromolithographed with three girls playing a board game on a cloth in a park with bunnies in the foreground.
Credit Line 
The Liman Collection
Object Number 
2000.313
Marks 
lithographed: on the box cover: "PICTURE PUZZLE/ BLOCKS./ McLoughlin Bros., New York."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group