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1939 Mary S. Sauter Born: 1900 watercolor on ivory sight 3 3/8 x 2 1/2 in. (8.7 x 6.3 cm) rectangle Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of the American Society of Miniature Painters 1965.30.11 Not currently on view

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Although the first name of the elderly gentleman sitter is known, no other information about him is available at this time. The sitter’s deeply furrowed face is full of character, and his overgrown mustache contrasts with his otherwise fastidious attire.


Figure male - elderly - bust

Portrait male - unidentified - Jim

painting - miniature

paint - watercolor