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The Challenge
The Challenge
Date:
18th–19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pen And Ink And Watercolor Wash Over Graphite
Dimensions:
Image: 150 x 220 mm (5 7/8 x 8 11/16 in.) Cropped
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

David Ashley, Inc. N.Y. sold to Moore Achenbach (2 Jan 1940?)

Accession Number:
1963.24.503
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Small crowd dressed up people; 3 carry candles in wake of bridal couple under canopy; bride has nosegay; veil.
Two elderly out-of-shape men confront each other with swords in hand, while four ugly women and a barking dog express their displeasure with the contest. (Virginia Anderson 05/10/94)

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”