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Nydia, the Blind Flower Girl of Pompeii [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)
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Rogers, Randolph 1825-1892
Modeled ca. 1853-1854. Carved 1859
On photo mount label: R. Rogers. Nydia. New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art. Museum photographer. d?. Classification number: 282/R728/455. Accession: 67462.
Tolles, Thayer, ed., "American Sculpture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Volume 1: A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born before 1865," New York, NY: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2001, pg. 117-119.
1 photographic print : b&w, 8 5/8 x 6 3/4 in. (trimmed), mounted on 9 3/4 x 13 7/8 in. board.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art retains the rights to this photograph. Researchers are required to obtain written permission from the Metropolitan Museum of Art to reproduce this image.
Literature--Bulwer-Lytton--Last Days of Pompeii
State of Being--Handicapped--Blind
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