Sylvia (Possum Trot Doll)

  • Calvin Black, Ruby Black, Sylvia (Possum Trot Doll), ca. 1953-1972, carved and painted redwood with fabric, cord, and nails, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson, 1986.65.233

Title
Sylvia (Possum Trot Doll)
Artists
Date
ca. 1953-1972
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
(figure seated): 30 7/8 x 16 3/8 x 21 3/4 in. (78.4 x 41.6 x 55.2 cm)
(figure standing (without base)): 43 3/4 x 13 x 8 in. (111.2 x 33.1 x 20.4 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson

Mediums
Mediums Description
carved and painted redwood with fabric, cord, and nails
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure female – full length
Object Number
1986.65.233
Palette
Linked Open Data
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