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Marjorie Staiars

1923 Elsie Motz Lowdon Born: Waco, Texas 1883 Died: Ft. Worth, Texas 1960 watercolor on ivory sight 4 1/8 x 5 7/8 in. (10.5 x 14.9 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Alice L. McGowan 1984.12.3 Not currently on view


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Marjorie Staiars married John Harrah Wood of Villanova, Pennsylvania, in 1933. This miniature was painted ten years earlier, when Staiars was clearly in her teens.

Keywords

Figure female - child

Portrait female - Staiars, Marjorie - knee length

painting - miniature

paint - watercolor

ivory

About Elsie Motz Lowdon

Born: Waco, Texas 1883 Died: Ft. Worth, Texas 1960

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