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Young Girl Reading
  • Oscar Gustav Rejlander
    1813–1875
    born: Sweden ; died: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Young Girl Reading, circa 1863
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • albumen print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 18.1 x 15 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 1/8 x 5 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Dr. and Mrs. William D. Paden
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0422
Description
Label Text
Literature
Exhibitions

Black-and-white image of a young girl in a dress leaning against a pole (Isabel Somers-Cocks). The girl holds reading material in proper right hand. Her proper left hand is bent towards chest. There is a tree/shrub in middle ground left. There is a rocking chair in background right.