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Costume Print

Woman wearing tight, dark blue skirt; dark red shawl with figured border; black head shawl; in red ink: "Sayo y manto"; in lower left corner: "A.W.L.; Chs M. R., July 15th, 1835, Callao"; painted for Alexander Wadsworth Longfellow, brother of the poet, Henry W. Longfellow.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary King Longfellow

Peruvian (Lima), 1835

Object Place

Lima, Peru

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