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"Little Red Ridinghood"

Object Number: 
1952.319
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 3/4 x 11 1/4 in. ( 24.8 x 28.6 cm )
Marks: 
printed: top and bottom: "LiTTLE RED RiDiNGHOOD./ The Wolf pretends that he is litttle Red-Ridinghood's/ grand-mother in order that he may eat her."
Description: 
Copperplate-printed cotton children's handkechief with an image of Little Red Ridinghood seated by her grandmother's bed with the wolf in it; printed in sepia and turkey-red ink on a white ground; a decorative and a red border.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Provenance: 
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group