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A Woman Swearing Her Child to a Grave Citizen
A Woman Swearing Her Child to a Grave Citizen
Artist:
Date:
1816
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Mezzotint
Dimensions:
40.2 x 53.2 cm (image); 46.7 x 57.1 cm (sheet)
Department:
Object Type:
Accession Number:
1963.30.31290
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Before a magistrate a young woman (pregnant) swears to identity of baby’s father; he stands guilt ridden and his wife tongue lashes him.

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