1893.Bauhan.watercolor

This 1893 watercolor of an African-American laundress by Charles W. Bauhan — “Wash-day. Gravesend L. I. Sep. 4 / [18]93.” — was painted from a spot now in the schoolyard of P.S. 95. it captures the west gable end of the Lady Moody – Van Sicklen House rising above the fence. {Collection of Joseph Ditta}

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