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
Luce Center Label
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.
Figure female - child
Portrait female - Staiars, Marjorie - knee length
painting - miniature
paint - watercolor