Caboose, from Circus Train
Decorative Arts and Design
Wood, pigment, metal
11 3/4 x 7 7/8 x 16 in. (29.8 x 20 x 40.6 cm) (show scale)
Purchased with funds given in honor of Henry Christensen III
Rectangular red painted car with raised section of roof towards rear, sides with two pairs of black painted "windows," and above on either side painted in black "GRANDAD'S RAILROAD." Green roof and base with silvered metal hook at one end, all raised on four black wheels with red axles
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Frank Tilton (American, 1888-1957). Caboose, from Circus Train, copyright 1953. Wood, pigment, metal, 11 3/4 x 7 7/8 x 16 in. (29.8 x 20 x 40.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased with funds given in honor of Henry Christensen III, 2016.6.6. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2016.6.6_side.jpg)
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