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The Hunt Ball
  • Julius LeBlanc Stewart, artist
    1855–1919
    born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States ; died: Paris, France ; active: France
    Goupil and Co., printer
    D. Appleton & Company, publisher
    active 1831–1933
  • The Hunt Ball, 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
  • 1970.0050.05
Description

Monochromatic image of figures in an interior. There are three women in ball gowns at lower left. Two of them have fans. There is a man to the right playing a round instrument (accordion?) There are couples dancing in the top right quadrant. There is a man seated in the bottom right corner, facing right. He wears a dark jacket and looks at a woman facing left.