Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-22855 | Licence: No known restrictions on publication.
Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-22855 | Licence: No known restrictions on publication.

Salt columns

1856 - 1857

Bayard Taylor

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Title

Salt columns

Date

1856 - 1857

Artist

Description

1 drawing : ink brush and watercolor. | Drawing shows two large columns of salt in a church or cave, perhaps in Norway. Bayard Taylor traveled through Norway and Scandinavia in 1856 and 1857, after the death of his first wife.

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Location

Norway

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Unknown

Tww Comment

Bayard Taylor, an American poet, travel author and diplomat, traveled to Norway and Scandinavia in 1856 and 1857. The book that accompanies these pictures, 'Northern travel : summer and winter pictures of Sweden, Denmark, and Lapland' by Bayard Taylor, can be viewed and downloaded here: https://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/001857793

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Image Credit

Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-22855

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