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It Took the Form of the Grandest OId Lady He Had Ever Seen, (painting)

Painter:
Smith, Jessie Willcox 1863-1935
Type:
Paintings-Illustration
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Little, Brown & Company
Date:
1916
Notes:
Schnessel, S. Michael, "Jessie Willcox Smith," New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Publishers, n.d., no. 58.
Summary:
Illustration depicting an arctic waterscape with an elderly woman wrapped in a white hooded robe, her body turned to face the viewer as she sits atop an ice crystal. On the horizon a bright golden sun begins to rise, its rays illuminating the morning sky.
Topic:
Literature--Kingsley--Water Babies
Figure female--Elderly
Landscape--Time--Sunrise
Landscape--Time--Morning
Landscape--Phenomenon--Iceberg
Waterscape--Sea
Control number:
IAP 89400053
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_377750

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