Madame Lecompte

Madame Lecompte

Description (Brief)
Colored print of a ballet dancer dancing on point pouring from a flagon into a dish. She wears only a filmy skirt and is bare breasted. A tomb is visible behind her. Beneath the image and title in the lower margin is the statement "The Prosecuted Picture" followed by the signature of H.R. Robinson.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1837
depicted
Lecompte, Eugenie Anna
lithographer
Robinson, Henry R.
artist
Clay, Edward Williams
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 14 in x 11 in; 35.56 cm x 27.94 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2668
catalog number
60.2668
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Costume
Chronology: 1830-1839
Drinking
Dancing
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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