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Beauty of the Atlantic
Beauty of the Atlantic
Publisher:
Date:
mid 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Hand-colored Lithograph
Dimensions:
38.5 x 28.1 cm
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1999.20.13
Acquisition Date:
1999-04-08
Credit Line:

Myrton Purkiss Collection, gift of Steve and Charlene Rose

A vertical sentimental bust portrait. A young woman in a flowered straw hat faces the viewer though her body is turned to the right. Her curled dark hair hangs below her shoulders, and a locket hangs from her neck.

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