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Jane E. Nelson -

Jane E. Nelson File includes: News Articles Matted print of the Amphitheater Matted print of Colonnade Cardboard print of Chapel of the Good Shepherd

Image of Unknown - Mary A Lathbury

Unknown - Mary A Lathbury

Autumn Maiden. c. 1895? Color photograph showing an untitled painting from artist Mary A. Lathbury. The female portrait is likely part of a series representing the seasons [corn = autumn].

Image of Unknown - Mary A Lathbury

Unknown - Mary A Lathbury

Summer Maiden. c. 1895? Color photograph showing an untitled painting from artist Mary A. Lathbury. The female portrait is likely part of a series representing the seasons, with green leaves as a sign of spring or summer. The painting includes Mary's signature on the right side.

Image of Unknown - Mary A Lathbury

Unknown - Mary A Lathbury

"O Joy". 1895. Color photograph showing an untitled painting from artist Mary A. Lathbury. Features a small girl sitting next to a hearth scene, which has a kettle over the fire. The bricks have two lines of prose inscribed on them -- "O Joy, that in our embers/ is something that doth live." The artist's mark appears on the lower left corner.

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Porcelain Figurine of a Boy. Painted green, some gold overlay. Part of a pair.

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Ceramic Skunk. Crude. Homemade. Black with white stripe.

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Wooden Fisherman. With lacquer. Fisherman with branch for fishing pole and hook. Follansbee Doll Collection. Marked: Blue Heron Co. $14.95 Also marked: AG carved into base.

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Tapestries. Two mini homemade wall tapestries made of cotton, wool and glass or plastic beads. One has flowers on it and the other has three children.

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Tapestry. Wall tapestry made of cotton cloth with wool yarnwork. Brown background with polychrome flower picture. Wool work done by Mrs. Smith in early life.

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Tapestry. Silk wall tapestry with a person sitting on a chair playing a stringed instrument. Red and yellow border. Presented by The Heritage Committee of the Centennial Committee.

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Tapestry. Wool tapestry with thick wool cord around the border.

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Tapestry. Long wall tapestry made of cotton. Yellow, blue and red.

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Wooden Plate or "Riga." The front has a sculpture of a town on water with a sailboat and the word, "Riga," on the right side. Plate seems to have been made from four sections of wood. The connection of the four pieces is visible. Inscription: LATVIJAS PSR MAKSLAS FONDS/LIETISKAS MASKLAS KOMBINATS/MAKSLA/RIGA KOMJAUNATNES KRASTMALA 35 NOSAUVKUMS/Derors [In script] ART Nr 1632 IZMERS 038 CENA 52.40 CENRADIS 132-10II420 IZLAIDES DATUMS VII

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The Chautauqua Industrial Art Desk. 1900. Made by Powers Bros. Inscribed: Copyright 1895, Powers Bros/Copyright 1898, Powers, Fouler and Lewis/Copyright 1900, Powers, Higley, and Company Map on back states: The Chautauqua/Agricultural and Industrial/Map of the/United States & Possessions/Powers, Higley & Company, Chicago/Copyrighted 1900.

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The Chautauqua Industrial Art Desk. 1913. Chautauqua Archives owns four Chautauqua Industrial Art Desks, 1913. Made by Lewis E. Meyers & Company. Wood with metal hinge and springs; wooden scroll with dowels; scroll is thick paper; an image of a cardinal is in the lower-right corner. A map of the United States is on the back also including Mexico, Panama Canal, and a diagram of the locks, Latin America. The opposite side of the desk is a chalkboard. Marked: The Chautauqua Industrial Art Desk/A Plan to promote the culture of work and play among children in the home. Marked: Lewis E. Meyers & Company Producers and Exclusive Distributors/Valparaiso, Ind. USA/Toronto Canada/Pat Oct 20

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C. Velly

Tureen with Ornate Handles. With separate swivel rings. Gold-covered base and handles with metal beads outlining the bowl. There is a porcelain component to the base and main porcelain bowl. White with hand-painted roses in the bowl. The outside of the bowl has painted two people on a bench, a man giving a woman flowers. Signed by C. Velly.

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Egg-Shaped Container. Possibly a Faberge egg replica. Most likely hard paste, however it could be bone china. Porcelain in egg form with three pedestal legs and porcelain base ornately cut in. White with gold gilting. Made by G & Co W.

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Porcelain Tile. With woman (head and shoulders) hand painted. Blue-grey sky, woman: brown hair, black shawl over head, white shirt with sprig of leaves down shoulder. "314" stamped on back.

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Five Beatrix Potter Figurines. 1948-1963. Porcelain. With one stand shaped like a tree. Four are copyrighted 1948, one is copyrighted 1963. All have following inscription, Beatrix Potter's "Peter Rabbit[or other name]"/F. Warne & Co. Ltd. Copyright 1948[or one case of 1963]/Beswick England Beatrix Potter's "Peter Rabbit": brown bunny, light blue jacket, green grass. 4 1/4" tall, 1 1/2 x 1 7/8" base. Beatrix Potter's "Jemima Puddleduck": white, orange bill & feet, light blue bonnet with green belt, purple shawl, green grass. 4 1/4" tall, 1 1/2 x 1 7/8" base. Beatrix Potter's "Tom Kitten": brown cat, light blue suit, green grass. 3 1/2" tall, 1 1/2 x 1 3/4" base. Beatrix P

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Porcelain Figurine of a Girl. Painted blue dress/hat, gold hair, some gold nightlight overlay.