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There is currently no available "Beginner" label. The following is the default level label: A female pupil at Deerfield Academy in Deerfield, Massachusetts, painted this landscape of Irish Ruins as part of her training in the ornamental arts. In order to learn to paint and draw, pupils copied prints published in books. Proud parents then displayed the pictures in their homes as symbols of their daughter's abilities and refinement.

 

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Landscape of Irish Ruins

date   c. 1826
height (framed)   21.5"
width   23.62"
height   18.37"
width (framed)   26.5"
process/materials   paper, watercolor
accession #   #2002.27


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