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Title:
Baptism, the
Document number:
271
Author:
Barker, Bligh
Crocker, Sydney
Printer:
Published by T. Mclean, 26 Haymarket, London
Book/ Album / Dossier:
Sketches from the basque provinces of Spain, illustrative of the character and costume of the basques and the scenery of the northern provinces
Format date:
1839
Topic date:
1839
Physical description:
1 36 x 26 cm engraving on a 54 x 36 cm page; col
Notes:
Autographed. Description by the authors: At this ceremony the artist was an invited spectator. The infant was borne to the font by its sister, a child of ten years old, who, together, with a brother a little older, officiated as sponsors. Another and younger brother carried one of the tapers so essential to the ceremony...
Subjects:
Leisure-Clothing
Trades-Priests
Signature:
ZM: P,4
Location:
Museo Zumalakarregi Museoa
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