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Statue of Liberty, New York Harbor.
  • William Henry Jackson, artist
    1843–1942
    born: Keesville, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
    Detroit Photographic Company, publisher
    active 1897–1924
  • Statue of Liberty, New York Harbor., 1905
  • Where object was made: New York, United States
  • photochrom
  • Object Height/Width: 17.39 x 22.69 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 7/8 x 8 15/16 in
  • Gift of David J. and Rita Sloan Gottlieb
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0554
Description

Color photo of the entire island on which stands a statue of a crowned, robed woman whose raised right hand holds a torch (the Statue of Liberty,) The statue appears to be a golden brown color, and stands on a grey-white marble base. Surrounding the statue is a stone wall. The grass of the island is green and there are a few trees in leaf. The water surrounding the island is blue green.