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Maker(s):Biddle, George
Culture:American (1885 - 1973)
Title:On the Beach at Jacmel, Haiti
Date Made:1927
Type:Drawing
Materials:watercolor over pencil on paper
Place Made:Haiti; Jacmel
Measurements:sheet: 15 3/8 x 22 1/4 in.; 39.0525 x 56.515 cm
Narrative Inscription:  inscribed, signed and dated in ink at lower right: On the Beach at Jacmel Haiti George Biddle 1927 109
Accession Number:  SC 1966.54
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. William J. Kridel (Carol Mayer Hirsch, class of 1941)
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Description:
sandy beach at lower right with nude and semi-nude figures seated, crouching and standing at work, water with two wading figures at left, palm trees mid-distance and hills of opposite shore in far distance

Keywords/Tags:
men; women; water; landscapes; labor; food

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