Framed Photograph of a Sycamore Tree

Description (Brief)
This photograph of a sycamore tree is one of forty-nine framed black and white photographic prints bequeathed to the Smithsonian by William F. Bucher of Washington, D.C. Bucher, a cabinetmaker, framed each photograph in wood of the same species as the tree depicted in the print. The photos were displayed in a special exhibition, Our Trees and their Woods at the United States National Museum in 1931.The frame is made of a sycamore veneer on white pine.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
photograph: sycamore tree in winter
Date made
1930
photographer
Mosher, E. R.
frame maker
Bucher, William F.
Physical Description
wood (frame material)
glass (frame material)
Measurements
overall: 34.7 cm x 30 cm x 2.5 cm; 13 11/16 in x 11 13/16 in x in
ID Number
AG*115767.30
catalog number
AG*115767.30
accession number
115767
subject
Photography
Trees
frames
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Work and Industry: Forestry
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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