"Angelic American Females Radiating at Rome," Daily Journal of Commerce, June 1, 1871

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Title

"Angelic American Females Radiating at Rome," Daily Journal of Commerce, June 1, 1871

Subject

Brewster, Anne Hampton, 1818-1892
Social Events--Salons and Receptions
Arts--Studio
Social Events--Studio Visits
Beauty
Italy--Rome
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Description

The article recounts a studio reception of the artist Healy from Brewster's perspective.

Credit

Newspaper.com

Creator

Brewster, Anne Hampton, 1818-1892

Publisher

Foster & Wilder

Date

1871-06-01

Type

Reference

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Text

Anne Brewster describing in her last letter from Rome, a studio reception of the artist Healy, at which many of the celebrities of Rome were present, including various princesses and countesses, adds: "But the handsomest women I saw among all these remarkable and fine-looking women were our own country-women. The handsomest woman who passed through Healey's studio, and every one noticed her admiringly, was Mrs. T. Buchanan Read. She has the face and form of the Venus de Medici and the coloring of a Fra Angelico angel. [...]

Location

Kansas City, MI, US

Geocode (Latitude)

39.100105

Geocode (Longitude)

-94.5781416

Length (range)

150-500

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Citation

Brewster, Anne Hampton, 1818-1892, “"Angelic American Females Radiating at Rome," Daily Journal of Commerce, June 1, 1871,” Archival Gossip Collection, accessed March 4, 2024, https://archivalgossip.com/collection/items/show/706.

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