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Woman at her Toilet

1977.771 (RS116751)

Description

Sepia tone engraving with half-length image of a woman facing left, holding her long curly hair in her right hand and touching a covered jar on table top with her other hand; bearded man behind her on our left extends his hand to the oval looking glass on the opposite side; framed under glass; mahogany veneered pine frame with mitred corners; wood backing.

Details

Maker
Dangvin (Engraver)
Date
ca. 1840
Location of origin
France; England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
engravings (prints)
ink
Ink
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Unidentified Paper
Vanity
Dimensions
17 x 12.938 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.771
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4564

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