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Liberty, in the form of the Goddess of Youth, (painting)

Artist:
Unknown
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 6
Liberty, in the form of the Goddess of Youth, (size of life) giving nourishment to the Bald Eagle; in the Back-ground is a monument supporting a Flag-staff on which is suspended the Cap of Liberty and the union of the United States; in the off scape appears a view of Boston harbor representing the Evacuation of the British fleet; the Goddess of Liberty is supposed to be on Beacon-hill, where she tramples under foot the Key of the Bastile as the Key of Tyranny. [P. 2.]
New-York, April 6, 1802. Columbian Gallery. At the Pantheon, No. 80, Greenwich-Street, near the Battery.
Topic:
Allegory--Civic--Liberty
Allegory--Life--Youth
Animal--Bird--Eagle
Literature--Poetry
Control number:
AECI 01650006
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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