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Sign: Gallery of the Fine Arts

Sign: Gallery of the Fine Arts
Title
Sign: Gallery of the Fine Arts
Date 
1930-1960
Medium 
Glass, metal, paper
Dimensions 
7 x 5 x 1/4 in.
Description 
A rectangular glass covered paper sign with a gold border around a color scene of a man in a paddling a red canoe on a water lily covered pond while a woman in a white dress and large white hat gathers flowers from the canoe. Above the scene in faded gold "Joseph Morrell/ Successor to Martinson & Nibur/ 8183 Amsterdam Avenue/ Phone Columbus 7445, N.Y."
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.3723
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group