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Engraving of woman in violet dress

Text: Dama Veneta / Dama Vénitienne / No. 8 . Woman in violet dress, trimmed with green and yellow, and yellow petticoat. Wears a black lace veil over her head. In modern binding with 23 related plates. Brown spots.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

Italian (Venice), 1750–1800

Object Place

Venice, Italy

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Medium or Technique

Engraving, tinted with watercolors


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