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Jesus is my air Plane

ca. 1970 Sister Gertrude Morgan Born: Lafayette, Alabama 1900 Died: New Orleans, Louisiana 1980 tempera, ballpoint pen and ink, and pencil on paper 18 x 26 3/8 in. (45.7 x 67.0 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr., and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson 1986.65.187 Not currently on view


Keywords

Allegory - religion - salvation

Architecture Exterior - domestic - apartment

Ethnic - African-American

Figure group

Travel - air - airplane

painting

folk art

ink

paint - tempera

pencil

paper - wove paper

About Sister Gertrude Morgan

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

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