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The Morning Star
The Morning Star
Publisher:
Date:
mid 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Hand-colored Lithograph
Dimensions:
38.2 x 28.1 cm
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1999.20.119
Acquisition Date:
1999-04-08
Credit Line:

Myrton Purkiss Collection, gift of Steve and Charlene Rose

Vertical sentimental portrait of a young woman looking to the left. She wears a string of rosebuds in her hair and a rose is pinned to the neckline of her dress. Her earring and necklace both have star motifs.