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Memorial gift from Dr. T. Edward and Tullah Hanley, Bradford, Pennsylvania
de Young, Dance in Art, 1 June - 28 Aug 1983.
The caption reads 'Be not alarm'd...I'm only come to choose a wife & light her home'.
Ten women of varying ages have been playing cards in a private home until the paunchy man opened the door to the figure of Death: a skeleton with a long arrow and a jaunty plumed hat, and carrying a lamp. The group is thrown into turmoil, the table is tipped over at his words: "Be not alarm'd...I'm only come to choose a wife & light her home." (Virginia Anderson 05/10/94)