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Eugenie Empress of the French in her Bridal Costume
  • Elijah Chapman Kellogg
    1811–1881
    born: Tolland, Connecticut, United States ; died: Hartford, Connecticut, United States
  • Eugenie Empress of the French in her Bridal Costume, circa 1853
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 295 x 208 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 445 x 343 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 5/8 x 8 3/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 17 1/2 x 13 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • On view: Perkins Central Court, 317, S1
  • 1928.1081
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Figure in an interior. A female figure dressed in white is standing in the center of the image. She is in profile facing right. She wears a gold crown on her head and a white veil over the back of her hair. She is wearing a white dress with lace down the center of her chest and in stacked layers in the skirt. It has large sleeves with three layers of lace. Her left hand is resting in front of a white book on a table. The table is covered in a red cloth that has a capital N in a wreath with a crown on the side. There is a fluted column at top right with a gold tassel on it. There is green fabric draped in the background and a green floor. There is an architectural scene in the distance at upper right.