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The Voyage of Life: Manhood

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The Voyage of Life: Manhood

Artist: Joseph Boggs Beale (American, 1841-1926)

Manufacturer: Casper Warren Briggs (American, 1847-1942; active Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1872-1942)

Retailer: T.H. McAllister, Manufacturing Optician (active New York, New York, 1890s)

Date: 1875-1900
Medium: Photographic emulsion with watercolor on glass in walnut frame
Image: 3 1/4in. (8.3cm)
Support: 4 × 7 × 3/8in. (10.2 × 17.8 × 1cm)
Markings: Near left edge, impressed into wood: 'T.H. McALLISTER / OPTICIAN, N.Y.'
Inscribed: Paper label on underside: 'THE VOYAGE OF LIFE 3. MANHOOD. What now, O God! Through this stern strife / Can keep the voyager save his life?'
Credit Line: Gift from the Collection of Terry and Deborah Borton
Object number: 2018.10.3
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