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A Skating Party
  • Lucien Doucet, artist
    1856–1895
    born: Paris, France ; died: Saint-Leu-d'Esserent, France
    Goupil and Co., printer
    D. Appleton & Company, publisher
    active 1831–1933
  • A Skating Party, 1893
  • The Art of the World, Illustrated in the Paintings, Statuary, and Architecture of the World's Columbian Exposition
  • Where object was made: United States
  • photogravure
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 428.62 x 327.02 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16 7/8 x 12 7/8 in
  • Transfer from Kenneth Spencer Research Library
  • Not on display
  • 1970.0050.14
Description

Monochromatic image of figures in a landscape. There are women seated at center right. One is seen from the back faring a woman in a large wicker chair that arches overhead. There are figures ice skating on the left side. The horizon line is about one third from the top. There is a woman with a dog beside her in the center.