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The stereoscopic transparency features a black and white image of a sculpture, Venus a la Coquille, by J. Pradier. The sculpture features a seated figure between two small angels. The image is mounted in a yellow, embossed card. Handling note: Extremely delicate. Handle with care.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
3 7/16 X 7 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
albumen print on paper card
recto, in image: VENUS A LA COQUILLE / J. PRADIER recto, embossed at bottom of card: B. K. PHOTOGRAPHIE PARIS verso, handwritten at left of card: A. V. W. verso, handwritten at right of card: No 3
Pradier, James, 1790-1852; Sculpture, Neoclassical
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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