St-Jean-Baptiste portrayal, 1890

Contributed by Franco-American Collection

Description

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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About This Item

  • Title: St-Jean-Baptiste portrayal, 1890
  • Creation Date: circa 1890
  • Subject Date: circa 1890
  • Town: Auburn, Lewiston, Poland
  • County: Androscoggin
  • State: ME
  • Media: Oil
  • Object Type: Image

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Franco-American Collection
USM, 51 Westminster Street, Lewiston, ME 04240
(207) 753-6545
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