Small Eagle Mounted on Block Overlooking Squirrel
Attributed to Wilhelm Schimmel (American (born in Germany), 1817–1890)
Object Place: Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States
26.67 x 23.49 x 20.32 cm (10 1/2 x 9 1/4 x 8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Wood, partially coated with plaster and painted
Joyce and Edward Linde Gallery (Gallery 237)
Carved figures of a small eagle and smaller squirrel mounted on a block decorated with leaves and fruit; in brown, yellow, red, and green, with a light green base.
Early history unknown; acquired by 1959 for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Water Colors and Drawings, 1800-1875.
Gift of Maxim Karolik