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Aunt Louisa's Cube Puzzles: My Mother

Aunt Louisa's Cube Puzzles: My Mother
Title
Aunt Louisa's Cube Puzzles: My Mother
Date 
ca. 1888
Medium 
Wood, paper
Dimensions 
box: 2 5/8 x 9 7/8 x 11 5/8 in. ( 6.7 x 25.1 x 29.5 cm )
Description 
"Aunt Louisa's Cube Puzzles: My Mother" puzzle blocks in a wooden box with a sliding lid; chromolithographed image of a woman looking at a child in a bassinet; box cover lithographed with the inscription, "AUNT LOUISA'S CUBE PUZZLES/ MY MOTHER./ McLoughlin Bros., N.Y."; four chromolithographed images of the completed puzzles; wooden blocks covered in paper and chromolithographed with six images of a woman looking in a bassinette, a seated woman snugging an infant, a seated woman playing with a toddler, a woman comforting a injured girl, a woman dirrecting the study of three children and an old and a young woman strolling arm in arm.
Credit Line 
The Liman Collection
Object Number 
2000.273
Marks 
lithographed: on the box cover: "AUNT LOUISA'S CUBE PUZZLES/ MY MOTHER./ McLoughlin Bros., N.Y."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group