Weighing The Baby

Weighing The Baby
Title
Weighing The Baby
Date 
1941
Medium 
Plaster
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 x 3 x 2 in. ( 10.2 x 7.6 x 5.1 cm )
Description 
Miniature genre group
Credit Line 
Purchase, Foster-Jarvis Fund
Object Number 
1951.441
Bibliography 
Daily Evening Transcript, Boston, Sep. 25, 1876, p. 6. The Evening Post, New York, Nov. 9, 1876, p. 2. New York Daily Graphic, New York, Jan. 8, 1877, p. 3. Barck, Dorothy, "Rogers Group in the Museum of the New-York Historical Society", New-York Historical Society Quarterly, Vol. XVI, No. 3, October, 1932, p. 80. Smith, Mrs. and Mrs. Chetwood, Rogers Groups: Thought and Wrought by John Rogers, Boston: Charles E. Goodspeed & Co., 1934, pp.84-5. Wallace, David H., John Rogers, The People's Sculptor, Middleton, CT: Wesleyan University Press, 1967, pp. 116-7, 241, 294, 300-1, 304. Bleier, Paul and Meta, John Rogers Statuary, Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 2001, pp. 158-9, 249.
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Creative: Tronvig Group