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Engraving

Description

Figure of black woman with bow and arrow dressed in animal skins. Mountains and palm trees in background. Elaborate feathered turban and jewelry. Oval reverse painted surround in black and gilt with star motif in each corner. This frame differs slightly from the other two.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1810
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Documentary Artifacts; Graphic Documents
Descriptive terms
Engraving
engravings (prints)
ink
paper (fiber product)
Print
Print, Intaglio
watercolor (paint)
Dimensions
16 1/4 x 12 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.429
Credit Line
Bequest of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Bridge
GUSN
17300

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