Mother and Child
Ralph Albert Blakelock
Pen and sepia ink on back of business card
Sheet: 4 7/8 x 3 in. (12.4 x 7.6 cm) (show scale)
Signed lower right in ink: "Blakelock"
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Gift of Mr. and Mrs. E. Le Grand Beers in memory of Edwin Beers
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Ralph Albert Blakelock (American, 1847-1919). Mother and Child, ca. 1871. Pen and sepia ink on back of business card, Sheet: 4 7/8 x 3 in. (12.4 x 7.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. E. Le Grand Beers in memory of Edwin Beers, 27.22 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.27.22.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 11/14/2008
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Business card reads: "ON PRIVATE VIEW / OIL PAINTINGS / OF / VIEWS IN KANSAS, NEBRASKA, COLORADO, WYOMING TERRITORY, UTAH, / NEVADA, AND CALIFORNIA; ALSO, SCENES IN LOWER CALIFORNIA, MEXICO, CENTRAL AMERICA, PANAMA, AND THE WEST INDIES, / ON / [blank line] / AT THE STUDIO / 354 WEST TWENTY-FOURTH STREET / Your Company is solicited / R. A. Blakelock"
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