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"Helping Grandfather"

Item Information

Title:
"Helping Grandfather"
Description:
This black and white print was probably done from an oil painting. It shows a young girl and boy helping an older man with his slippers. It also shows an old fireplace (18th century) and a view into the next room. The original is dated 1883, but the print is copyrighted in 1889.
Artist:
Perry, E. Wood
Engraver:
Gravure Hetching Company
Date:
1889
Format:
Prints
Photographs
Genre:
photomechanical prints
prints (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
families
scenes (depictions)
Extent:
1 photomechanical (possibly photogravure)
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Terms of Use:
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Identifier:
199035
Call #:
GC002.02.068