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Egeria, (sculpture)

Baker, N.
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Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 1
The Nymph Egeria lived in Aricia, and was the wife of Numa. From grief at the death of her husband she wasted away in tears, and was changed into a fountain by Diana. The artist has represented her holding a vase for water at the fountain. [P. 8; see entry 00200154 for related commentary.]
Vol. 1, No. 1. May. Published Monthly. Price a half dime. Record of the Western Art-Union, containing the Plan, List of Officers, and a Descriptive Catalogue of the Paintings, and other Works of Art, now on exhibition in the Gallery of the Western Art-Union. Cincinnati: 1849. Printed at the Daily Times Office.
Figure female
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AECI 00200001
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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