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Mourning Print

Description

Single female figure stands weeping next to inscribed funerary monument; flowers, willow tree and river beyond.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1838
Inscriptions
Printed/ handwritten in the center: TO THE MEMORY OF (printed)/ Mrs. Adaline Brown/ wife of Benj C Brown/ who died Aug. 6 1838/ in the 22(?) year of her age. (handwritten)
Material
chromolithography
willow (wood)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Chromo Lithograph
chromolithography
Mourning
mourning
Print
prints (visual works)
Urn
urns
Willow
willow (wood)
People and organizations
Brown, Adaline
Brown, Benjamin C.
Dimensions
17 1/8 x 20 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1944.242
GUSN
53731

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