Posted by: Cornwall Community Museum | September 17, 2015

Artifact of the Week. Tinsel art.


scan0031Tinsel art – vase in original frame, made by Louise Ross of Cornwall, Ontario, circa 1880.

Picture:  35.6 cm x 27.6 cm

frame:     46 cm x 38.1 cm

Donated to the Cornwall Community Museum by Miss Alguire the artist’s daughter, in 1956.

On display in the 19th century parlour at the museum which is open April to mid Dec. 11 am to 4 pm, Wed. to Sun., and the rest of the year Wed. to Friday.

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