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Twice a week her family came to sit here, to talk about themselves - and her
Date: 1948
Medium: Gouache on illustration board
Dimensions: 22 x 30 in. (55.9 x 76.2 cm)
Illustration Citation: "The View," by Faith Baldwin, in Woman's Home Companion, April 1948
Credit Line: Gift of Conrad Jordan, Esq., 1991
Object Number: 1991-150
About: This tale has a fantastical element: the almost-transparent woman is a ghost who occasionally visits her former home to keep up to date on the activities of her friends and family. Here she is enjoying the view from the cemetery where she is buried. The blank white area at left was reserved for the title and opening text.
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