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The Filatrice
  • Johann Gottfried Schadow
    active: Germany
  • The Filatrice, date unknown
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • steel engraving
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 342 x 266 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 7/16 x 10 1/2 in
  • Transfer from English Department, Collection of Charles Graham Dunlap
  • Not on display
  • 1990.0148

Classically draped young woman is seated and is spinning thread from a drop spindle.