Skip to main content

Cricket in palm, not after 1949

Cricket in palm, not after 1949

Shaw, Charles Green, 1892-1974

Item Information

Title: Cricket in palm

Date: not after 1949

Physical Details: 1 painting : tempera, color ; 30 x 22 cm.

Description: Tempera on construction paper painting depicting a cricket in a palm. The painting is one of a number of unrealized illustrations Shaw made to accompany Margaret Wise Brown's 1949 children's book The Important Book.

Date based on date of publication for The Important Book.

Creator: Shaw, Charles Green, 1892-1974

Forms part of: Charles Green Shaw papers, 1686, 1833-1979, bulk, 1909-1974

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Cricket in palm, not after 1949. Charles Green Shaw papers, 1686, 1833-1979, bulk, 1909-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 6186