Two Women Seated

Description
Sallie Rayen made this poignant etching, showing a tearful young woman and her sympathetic companion, under the supervision of Stephen Ferris in March 1880. She dedicated it: “To Mr. Ferris with compliments of his pupil Sallie Rayen.” Ferris generously helped artists with their etching technique.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1880-03-25
1880
graphic artist
Rayen, Sallie
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 8.5 cm x 8 cm; 3 3/8 in x 3 1/8 in
plate: 13.5 cm x 10 cm; 5 5/16 in x 3 15/16 in
sheet: 30.5 cm x 23 cm; 12 in x 9 1/16 in
ID Number
GA.14931
catalog number
14931
accession number
94830
Credit Line
Jean Leon Gerome Ferris
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Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
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Ferris Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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