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Drawing, Young Housekeeper

This is a drawing. It was created by Otto Charles Wigand. It is dated 1891 and we acquired it in 1959. Its medium is brush and watercolor, gouache on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Milton I. D. Einstein. It is credited Gift of Milton Einstein.

Its dimensions are

35.3 × 27 cm (13 7/8 × 10 5/8 in.)

It is signed

Signed in brush and watercolor with initials, lower right: O.C.W. NY 91

Cite this object as

Drawing, Young Housekeeper; Otto Charles Wigand (American, 1856–1944); USA; brush and watercolor, gouache on paper; 35.3 × 27 cm (13 7/8 × 10 5/8 in.); Gift of Milton Einstein; 1959-49-205

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