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Designer:
Constantin Guys, French, 1802 – 1892  Search this
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and yellow, black, and blue watercolor, graphite on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 27.8 × 21 cm (10 15/16 × 8 1/4 in.)
Type:
figures
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
France
Date:
1847–56
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Vertical rectangle, bevelled corners. Two Spanish women, shown in side back view, walking in a public square. Both heads in profile. Female figure on right wears a gray skirt and a black shawl covering her head. The other wears a blue and white striped dress and black shawl. Woman at left also has elaborate headdress and fan. In background, group of soldiers and details of Spanish architecture.
Credit Line:
Bequest of Erskine Hewitt
Accession Number:
1938-57-114
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4539a844b-b0e9-42d1-8d4c-c455737d280e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1938-57-114