The Man - Monster

The Man - Monster

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Description (Brief)
Black and white print; full length portrait of a young man dressed as a woman, as indicated by the caption (see inscriptions). He wears a long patterned dress with full sleeves, carries a purse and a sachet, and wears long drop earrings.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lithograph
Object Type
Lithograph
date made
1836
depicted
Sewally, Peter
maker
Robinson, Henry R.
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 12 in x 9 1/2 in; 30.48 cm x 24.13 cm
overall: 15 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in; 39.37 cm x 29.21 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2363
catalog number
60.2363
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
U.S. National Government, legislative branch
Adornment
Blacks
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Clothing & Accessories
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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