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St-Jean-Baptiste portrayal, 1890

St-Jean-Baptiste portrayal, 1890

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An oil painting by an unknown artist depicts Alfred Auger of East Poland, dressed as the young St-Jean-Baptiste. He appeared in the 1890 celebration in Lewiston.

The painter placed Auger in a rural setting appropriate to a young shepherd.

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