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Young Girl with Posies
  • Oscar Gustav Rejlander
    1813–1875
    born: Sweden ; died: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Young Girl with Posies, circa 1863
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • albumen print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15.9 x 10.7 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 1/4 x 4 3/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Dr. and Mrs. William D. Paden
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0427
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Black-and-white, bust-length image of a young girl (Charlotte Norman, granddaughter of photographer Julia Margaret Cameron) holding posies. She is standing in front of a brick wall that is partially covered with ivy. The girl has long, straight brown hair that falls just below her shoulders and is parted in the center of her head.