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Fan

Description: Folding fan with mother-of-pearl sticks and guards. Leaf of white needlepoint lace backed3with cream satin. Silver-colored "U" shaped bail ring at bottom.
Date: [1875..1900]

Fan

Description: Folding fan of bone and satin. Guards and sticks of bone, intricately carved with pierced latticework. Plain off-white silk satin leaf. Chased metal bail ring at pivot with mother-of-pearl beads. Off-white silk tassel tied to bail. Inscribed on silk leaf along one guard: "Hood W. [illeg.] / June 5th /73"; other inscriptions on other guard, too fragile to examine.
Date: 1870/1879

For the Dance

Description: The young girl is depicted in profile. She is wearing a orange/red striped dress with a flowered overskirt, a hat, fingerless gloves and holds a green fan.
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Date: 1879
Creator: Greenaway, Kate
Item Type: Artwork

Girl's Dress

Description: Girl's dress of blue calico cotton with white print. Stand up collar. Inset waist with long, gathered skirt. Long sleeves gathered at wrist with drawstrings. Center front opening with 8 button closure. Bodice lined with what may be sugar sack fabric; skirt unlined. Skirt is 33" long with 22" waist.
Date: 1870/1900

Horse Skeleton

Description: The bronze relief depicts the skeleton of a horse in profile.
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Date: 1878
Creator: Eakins, Thomas
Item Type: Artwork

Jacket

Description: Jacket of black silk satin. The jacket, formed as a basque bodice with typical close-fitting achieved by seaming, has extended front panels and is edged with ivory lace. The jacket is embellished with dark blue velvet and olive brown chenille appliques of floral and leaf forms and black jet beading. Lined in ivory silk satin. Photograph is from the exhibition Haute Couture - The Great Paris Designers, held at The Grace Museum, Abilene Texas, October 17 - December 30, 2000, and shows jacket as displayed with a period hat (Accession #: 1981.015.001) and skirt (Accession #: 1967.025.099).
Date: 1870
Creator: Worth, Charles Frederick, 1826–1895

A Lady and a Harp

Description: The vertically oriented painting depicts a seated woman wearing a long green skirt and a black jacket gazing to her left at a harp and music stand.
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Date: 1870~
Creator: Stevens, Alfred
Item Type: Artwork

Lake Albano Sunset

Description: A painting of a lake and the surrounding landscape at sunset.
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Date: ca. 1874
Creator: Inness, George
Item Type: Artwork

Little Girl in a Blue Armchair

Description: Oil painting depicting a girl wearing a light-colored dress in a blue chair. A small dog is sleeping on a matching chair on the left side of the image and other blue chairs are visible in the background.
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Date: 1878
Creator: Cassatt, Mary
Item Type: Artwork

Meadow

Description: No Description Available.
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Date: 1875
Creator: Sisley, Alfred
Item Type: Artwork

Melting Snow, Fontainebleau

Description: Leafless trees are silhouetted against a winter sky and snow is on the ground.
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Date: 1879/1880
Creator: Cézanne, Paul
Item Type: Artwork

Mi-gyaung

Description: The instrument looks like a crocodile with a highly decorated surface reminiscent of the scaly hide of a reptile with a painted face and jaw.
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Date: 1875/1899~

Morning in the Tropics

Description: Bright sun shines into the body of water that is surrounded by heavy woods and vegetation.
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Date: 1877
Creator: Church, Frederic Edwin
Item Type: Artwork

The Old Stage Coach

Description: A painting depicting children playing on an old stage coach.
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Date: 1871
Creator: Johnson, Eastman
Item Type: Artwork

On the Stile

Description: A painting of a boy and girl climbing over a fence.
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Date: 1878
Creator: Homer, Winslow
Item Type: Artwork

Orange Trees

Description: A painting of a man and woman relaxing beneath orange trees.
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Date: 1878
Creator: Caillebotte, Gustave
Item Type: Artwork

Pimpernel

Description: Wallpaper with floral and foliage design.
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Date: 1876
Creator: Morris, William
Item Type: Artwork

The Prodigal Son

Description: No Description Available.
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Date: 1879~
Creator: Puvis de Chavannes, Pierre
Item Type: Artwork

Shoes

Description: Pair of shoes of ivory kid leather. Rounded toes, with stitched detailing on tongues and with applied leather bow at instep with many "loops" creating large "poof". Shoes of ivory kid leather. Short, modified Louis heel covered with same leather. Stamped inside left Shoe: "Mayer & Stern/ Phila. / Centennial / 1776-1876"
Date: [1876..1890]
Creator: Mayer & Stern

Siout, Egypt

Description: No Description Available.
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Date: 1874
Creator: Gifford, Sanford Robinson
Item Type: Artwork

Skiffs

Description: A painting of people canoeing on a river or lake.
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Date: 1877
Creator: Caillebotte, Gustave
Item Type: Artwork