1953.0178.002 A, B Painting and Frame
  • 1953.0178.002 A, B Painting and Frame
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Painting

  • Title:

    The Quilting Frolic

  • Category:

    Paintings

  • Creator (Role):

    John Lewis Krimmel (Artist)

  • Place of Origin:

    Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1813

  • Materials:

    Oil paint; Canvas; Pine

  • Techniques:

    Painted

  • Museum Object Number:

    1953.0178.002 A


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Object Number

1953.0178.002 A

Object Name

Painting

Title

The Quilting Frolic

Category

Paintings

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase

Creator (Role)

John Lewis Krimmel (Artist)
1789-07/15/1821
References: Dr. Anneliese Hardin, John Lewis Krimmel: Genre Artist of the Early Republic (Winterthur: The Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum, 1994).

Place of Origin

Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Date

1813

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Signature; On reverse of canvas; J. L. KRIMMEL PINX/ PHIL\A. 1813

Subjects

Genre scene; George Washington

Materials

Oil paint; Canvas; Pine

Techniques

Painted

Dimensions (inches)

16.875 (H) , 22.375 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

42.862 (H) , 56.833 (W)

Measurement Notes

H at proper right stretcher. W at bottom stretcher.

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Swan, Susan Burrows. 1977 Plain & Fancy: American Women and Their Needlework, 1700-1850.
Published on p. 196.
[Book] Harding, Anneliese. 1994 John Lewis Krimmel: Genre Artist of the Early Republic. 268 p.
Published as fig. 57, pp. 40-4.
[Book] Richardson, Edgar P. 1986 American Paintings and Related Pictures in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum.
Published as no. 54, pp. 106-7.
[Book] Naeve, Milo M. 1987 John Lewis Krimmel: an artist in federal America.
See pp. 22, 69-71.
[Book] Richman, Irwin. 2001 Pennsylvania German Arts: More than Hearts, Parrots, and Tulips.
Published: p. 141.
[Thesis] Ranalli, Nina. 2013 An Act Apart: Tea-Drinking, Play, and Ritual.

[Electronic] Public Broadcasting Service. 2016 American Umpire.

[Other] National Society Daughters of the American Revolution. Remembering the American Revolution.

[Book] Oakes, James, et al. 2015 Of The People: A History of the United States, Volume 1, To 1877, With Sources. 1.

[Book] Stewart, Marilyn & Katter, Eldon. 2008 Art: A Community Connection (Art and the human experience).