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The Beauty of the Pacific
The Beauty of the Pacific
Publisher:
Date:
mid 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Hand-colored Lithograph
Dimensions:
39.4 x 29.5 cm
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1999.20.16
Acquisition Date:
1999-04-08
Credit Line:

Myrton Purkiss Collection, gift of Steve and Charlene Rose

A vertical sentimental bust portrait of a young woman. Her body is turned slightly to the right, and her eyes are cast slightly to the left. There are flowers in her hair just above her forehead. A rose is pinned to the center of the neckline of her dress. She wears earrings and a jeweled choker.

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