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Red Rose Inn, Villanova, Pennsylvania, 190-?, from the Violet Oakley papers, 1841-1981

Red Rose Inn, Villanova, Pennsylvania, 190-?

Item Information

Title: Red Rose Inn, Villanova, Pennsylvania

Date: 190-?

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : sepia ; 15 x 21 cm.

Description: Photograph is thought to depict the Red Rose Inn where Violet Oakley and several of her fellow artists lived in the early 20th century.

There is some confusion as to whether it actually depicts Cogslea, her later studio and residence, but this house does not quite match photos of Cogslea with its multiple gables.

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Violet Oakley papers, 1841-1981

Rights Statement: U.S. public domain

Citation: Red Rose Inn, Villanova, Pennsylvania, 190-? / unidentified photographer. Violet Oakley papers, 1841-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 11545