Trade sign

Object Number: 
2002.1.2199
Date: 
1900-1920
Medium: 
Paper, wood
Dimensions: 
24 1/4 x 32 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.
Description: 
A sign chromolithographed on cardboard in a broad, ornately carved gilt frame. The scene is of an elderly man sitting at a table with an elderly woman standing by in a house with an open hearth. They are listening to brown wooden cylinder phonograph marked "Edison" with a black and gold horn looking completely amazed. The caption simply reads "The Phonograph". Formerly F-32.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group