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Man in a Library Reading a Book

ca. 1890-1900
19th century
193 x 145 mm (7.6 x 5.7 in.)

Charles H. Turner, American

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching
Print impression quality: Good
Marks: Signed in pencil below image, lower right: “Chas. H. Turner”; signed in plate, lower left: monogram
Credit Line: Gift of Wyman W. Parker (Caleb T. Winchester Librarian, 1956–1976), 1983
Accession Number: 1983.14.1

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  • genre - Use for pictorial representations, which may be in various media, that represent scenes or events from everyday life; usually used with another term such as "paintings" or "prints." [April 1991 descriptor moved.]
  • libraries (rooms) - Spaces set aside and equipped for the keeping, arrangement, and reading of books. [March 1993 descriptor moved. September 1991 alternate term changed, was 'library'. June 1990 scope note added.]
  • literature (writings)
  • reading - Perusing written or printed matter, either silently or aloud. [September 1993 descriptor added.]

  • plate Dimensions: 193 x 145 mm (7.6 x 5.7 in.)

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