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A Cosy Corner
  • Francis Davis Millet, artist
    born: Mattapoisett, Massachusetts, United States ; died: North Atlantic Ocean, South of Newfoundland, Canada
    Goupil and Co., printer
    D. Appleton & Company, publisher
    active 1831–1933
  • A Cosy Corner, 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
  • 1970.0050.06

Monochromatic image of a woman reading. She is seated beside a window at center. She holds a small book in her right hand and has her left hand on the curtains beside her head. She wears a dress and cap. There is a window to the right. There is a fireplace to the left. There is a shelf above her with a rifle, candlesticks, a bottle, and other objects.