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Come in my Room, come on in the Prayer Room

ca. 1970 Sister Gertrude Morgan Born: Lafayette, Alabama 1900 Died: New Orleans, Louisiana 1980 tempera, acrylic, ballpoint pen, and pencil on paperboard 12 1/8 x 23 in. (30.7 x 58.4 cm.) irregular Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr., and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson 1986.65.186 Not currently on view


Keywords

Architecture Interior

Ethnic - African-American

Portrait female - Morgan, Gertrude - self-portrait

Recreation - church - prayer

Religion - angel

painting

folk art

ink

paint - acrylic

paint - tempera

pencil

paperboard

About Sister Gertrude Morgan

Born: Lafayette, Alabama 1900 Died: New Orleans, Louisiana 1980

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