Wood, wool, paper, glass
32 1/2 x 23 x 1 1/2 in.
This street scene is made of painted paper with wool yarn embroidery forming the buildings, people, street and trees; the sky is painted blue. It is set in a gold wood frame and shows people in mid-nineteenth century dress walking on a tree lined boulevard with shops, a horse and rider, and a dog. One building is marked "Martin Basketry and Martin Working Silversmiths". Formerly F-6.
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.