Tuesday, March 24, 2009
Maggie and Jiggs Rug
The carpet exhibited at the Barnum Museum in Bridgeport, CT., hometown of Walt Kelly, in 1995. Courtesy of Brian Walker, who was one of the curators of the exhibition. You can read a 21 Mar 1925 newspaper account about the pedigree of the magnificent Persian rug HERE.
Brian's original LARGE photo I uploaded HERE. Click on it for the big picture.