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Guide to the Marie Folder, 1875 July 16

Summary

Marie was an artist born in 1852 without arms, who completed her works with her mouth. Collection comprises a folder on the artist Marie that was distributed at her exhibition during a Utrecht fair on 1875 July 16. The folder contains a handbill describing the artist and her work in Dutch, printed by J. P. Nobels in Haarlem; a carte de visite of Marie by J. van Crewel & Fils, Anvers; and her autograph in French with a quote and a note that she has written it using her mouth.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.11537
Title
Marie folder
Creator
Marie, 1852-
Extent
1.0 Linear Feet, 1 item
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in Dutch and French.

Collection Overview

Collection comprises a folder on the artist Marie that was distributed at her exhibition during a Utrecht fair on 1875 July 16. The folder contains a handbill describing the artist and her work in Dutch, printed by J. P. Nobels in Haarlem; a carte de visite of Marie by J. van Crewel & Fils, Anvers; and her autograph in French with a quote and a note that she has written it using her mouth.

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How to Cite

[Identification of item], Marie Folder, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Folder
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Historical Note

Marie was an artist born in 1852 without arms, who completed her works with her mouth. In addition to calligraphy, she completed embroidery, tapestry, embroidery with pearls, linen drawing, crochetwork, and knitting, among other work.


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Provenance

The Marie Folder was received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a purchase in 2015.

Processing Information

Processed by Alice Poffinberger, October, 2017