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: Ea8298

: Ethnography

: painting

: watercolour

: Watercolour of a stone statue from Papantla, Mexico by Adela Breton, 1894. A note says that the statue was about 3ft. high. The painting shows a figure with an elaborate feather headdress, necklace, waist band and shoes. The figure holds a staff with his right hand and a square object with his left hand. He stands on a line of scroll work.

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: Breton Collection

: Papantla, Veracruz, Mexico, Latin America / Central America, Americas

: 1894

: Given by Colonel Breton, 1923.