Mourning Watercolor by Delia Coe



Object ID:
Mourning Watercolor by Delia Coe
Category:
Made by Students
Medium:
Watercolor and ink on silk
Creator:
Delia Coe
Date:
1818
Held at:
Middlesex County Historical Society, Middletown, Connecticut
Size:
28" x 33 1/4"
Description:
The descriptions on the tombstones read:
Large monument on left "To the memory of/Miss Sophia Coe/who departed this life/1st Nov 1814 in the/(illegible)st year of her age."
Large monument on the right "To the memory of/Mrs. Sina Lyman/wife of MR. Alanson Lyman/who departed this life/13th Jan. A.D. 1814/Age 26 years"
Urn on the left "To the memory of/Rosewell Coe/who departed this life/18th Dec. A.D. 1814/in the 19th years of his age."
Urn on the right "To the memory of/Edwin Coe/an infant/23 Nov. 1796/Ae 6 months"

Sophia, Sina, Rosewell and Edwin are all siblings of the artist.

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