• Creator
  • Lyon, Harriette Amsen
  • Created Date
  • 1903-1903
  • Description
  • Pictorial. Ownership. 62x128 mm. FROM THE AESTHESIAN LIBRARY OF ENGLISH LITERATURE / DAS EWIG WEIBLICHE | ZIEHT UNS HINAN / CORNELL COLLEGE / NUMBER / [artist's name:] HARRIETTE AMSDEN LYON 1903. Woman in Renaissance gown reads a book outdoors. [1] Cornell College's Aesthesian Literary Society for women was founded in 1870. [2] The motto: Das ewig Weibliche zieht us hinan = The eternal feminine draws us on (last line of Goethe's Faust).
  • Rights
  • Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; For more information, please contact the Rare Book and Manuscript Library: https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/7016277