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Mourning Picture (England)

This is a Mourning picture. We acquired it in 1957. Its medium is hair, cardboard, brass, velvet, glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Week series in a post titled Tender Mourning in Style.

This object was donated by Estate of Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper.

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Mourning Picture (England); hair, cardboard, brass, velvet, glass; 1957-165-10

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