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
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
Credit Line
William F. Bucher
subject
Trees
frames
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Work and Industry: Forestry
Photography
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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