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A Seaman's Wife's Reckoning
A Seaman's Wife's Reckoning
Date:
1812
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching (hand-colored)
Dimensions:
25.1 x 34.5 cm (image); 27.1 x 36.7 cm (sheet)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.2485
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

A young mother holds her child in her lap, attempting to persuade her father in law it is the child of his son also, even though they had been married but 3 months, all of which he had spent at sea.