Woman's wooden handbag hand-painted with French "lin de siecle" park and cafe scenes. Interior lined with green quilted cotton finished with white braid gimp. Labeled "Annie Laurie Original/ Palm Beach"
Inherited by donor from her mother-in-law, Bertha Grinker Hammel. Gift to the MFA December 13, 2006.
Gift of Barbara Field Hammel
- Designed by Annie Laurie, American
Height x width: 12.7 x 14 x 20.3 cm (5 x 5 1/2 x 8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Painted wood, quilted cotton with gimp braid trim, plastic handle, and gold tone metal clasp