This watercolor vignette is part of an album digitized by the New York Public Library, originally created by a woman named Anne Wagner. Called Memorials of Friendship, this album spans the years 1795-1834, and contains a treasure trove of Wagner’s paintings, collages, poetry and letters. Click here to browse the whole album in 18thConnect.
The New York Public Library provides stable links and helpful metadata for each of its digitized objects, making it an ideal resource supplementing 18thConnect’s collections. We’ll be adding more resources from their digital gallery each month, so keep checking in to see more fascinating objects.