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An Actress, probably Sarah Bernhardt (1844-1923), in Costume

Object Number: 
ca. 1880-1900
Watercolor, brown and black ink, and gouache on beige paper cut into an oval
Overall: 5 1/2 x 4 in. (14 x 10.2 cm), oval
At center on verso: Bequest of Miss Emma Toedteberg / 45[in circle] Sept 15, 1936; faintly in graphite: Ellsworthy ?
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Miss Emma Toedteberg, 1936
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group