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Jim Crow

Classification: 
Medium: 
hand colored engraving
Dimensions: 
6 7/8 x 8 1/2 in. (irregular shape)
Credit Line: 
Nadelman Folk Arts Collection, 1937
Object Number: 
PR.104.1
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
60108
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Pitcher

Classification: 
Date: 
1815-1850
Medium: 
Stoneware, cobalt oxide
Description: 
Salt-glazed stoneware pitcher
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.523
Gallery Label: 
This object was once part of the folk art collection of Elie Nadelman (1882-1946), the avant-garde sculptor. From 1924 to 1934, Nadelman's collection was displayed in his Museum of Folk Arts, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. The Historical Society purchased Nadelman's entire collection in 1937.
Provenance: 
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1850
eMuseum Object ID: 
59013
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Reverend T. Marten, Malmsbury Wiltshire, England

Classification: 
Date: 
1830
Medium: 
Black ink, watercolor, and graphite with touches of metallic pigment on card
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 15/16 x 2 1/2 in. ( 10 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Portrait of man with black hair in black suit with gold fob and open book. Inscribed on reverse: "Rev T Marten/Malmsbury/Wiltshire/England/by Rev John Mill/1830/Rector of Christ Church"
Credit Line: 
Elie Nadelman, Museum of Folk Arts, Riverdale-on-Hudson, Bronx, New York
Object Number: 
1937.322
Marks: 
inscription: Inscribed on reverse
Inscriptions: 
Verso inscribed and signed in black ink: "Rev T Marten / Malmsbury / Wiltshire / England"; below in brown wash: "n by Rev John Mill / f 1830 (margins cut)'; below in graphite: "Rector of Christ church"
Provenance: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1830
eMuseum Object ID: 
55710
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Bust Portrait of an Unidentified Man in the Clouds

Classification: 
Medium: 
Watercolor and black ink and wash on paper, mounted on thin board
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/2 x 5 in. ( 16.5 x 12.7 cm )
Credit Line: 
Elie Nadelman, Museum of Folk Arts, Riverdale-on-Hudson, Bronx, New York
Object Number: 
1937.325
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
55516
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Copy of a Detail of the Lithograph "The Canal Celebration of 1825..." by Archibald Robertson and Anthony Imbert

Classification: 
Date: 
1825
Medium: 
Watercolor, black ink and wash, and graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Paper: 12 3/4 x 19 in. (32.4 x 48.3 cm)
Description: 
Genre
Credit Line: 
Elie Nadelman, Museum of Folk Arts, Riverdale-on-Hudson, Bronx, New York
Object Number: 
Z.3382
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower center outside image in black ink: "THE CANAL CELEBRATION 1825. GUNS OF THE WHITEHALL WATERMEN IN THE FOREGROUND."
Gallery Label: 
This object was once part of the folk art collection of Elie Nadelman (1882-1946), the avant-garde sculptor. From 1924 to 1934, Nadelman's collection was displayed in his Museum of Folk Arts, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. The Historical Society purchased Nadelman's entire collection in 1937.
Provenance: 
Elie Nadelman
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1825
eMuseum Object ID: 
54355
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Salt

Classification: 
Date: 
1827-1840
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 3 1/4 in. ( 3.8 x 8.3 cm )
Description: 
Dar purple pressed glass; flower on botton; oval medallion on each side.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.945
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1840
eMuseum Object ID: 
48974
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Salt

Classification: 
Date: 
1827-1840
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 3 1/4 in. ( 3.8 x 8.3 cm )
Description: 
Amber pressed glass; oval medallion on sides; flower on bottom.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.946
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1840
eMuseum Object ID: 
48930
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Salt

Classification: 
Date: 
1827-1840
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/8 x 3 1/4 in. ( 5.4 x 8.3 cm )
Description: 
Light purple marbelized pressed glass; small flower and leaf pattern in low relief; shelf handles on ends.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.947
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1840
eMuseum Object ID: 
48928
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Vase

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1820
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 3/4 x 3 1/2 in. ( 19.7 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Sapphire blue glass; tapering towards top; flanged rim.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.983
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1820
eMuseum Object ID: 
48889
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Compote

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1850
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 7/8 x 8 in. ( 12.4 x 20.3 cm )
Description: 
Clear, lavender tinged glass; bell flower pattern; scalloped rim; inverted bowl-shaped base.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.1061
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1850
eMuseum Object ID: 
48849
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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