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The Sailor's Marriage
The Sailor's Marriage
Date:
1805
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching (hand-colored)
Dimensions:
26.1 x 33.2 cm (image); 27.7 x 34.4 cm (sheet)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.2499
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

A priest asks the question of the sailor 'Wilt though take this woman to be thy wedded wife', to which the sailor responds offended, that the priest does not trust his word.