Victorian children having fun while looking a little overdressed. Johannes Adam Simon Oertel, artist. Living from 1823 to 1909 he was born in Germany but immigrated to the United States as a young man.

"Visiting Grandma." Undated.
“Visiting Grandma.” Undated. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://americangallery.wordpress.com/2013/02/01/johannes-adam-simon-oertel-1823-1909/
"The Colgate Family." 1866.
“The Colgate Family.” 1866. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://americangallery.wordpress.com/2013/02/01/johannes-adam-simon-oertel-1823-1909/
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