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Young Girl with Pearls in Hair

ca. 1935 Hattie E. Burdette Born: Washington, District of Columbia 1872 Died: Washington, District of Columbia 1955 watercolor on ivory sight 2 x 1 3/8 in. (5.1 x 3.5 cm) oval Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of George F. Linkins 1955.5.3 Not currently on view


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The girl in this painting wears a gown that seems old-fashioned for the 1930s, with an elaborate lace collar and boned bodice.

Keywords

Portrait female - unidentified - bust

painting - miniature

paint - watercolor

ivory

About Hattie E. Burdette

Born: Washington, District of Columbia 1872 Died: Washington, District of Columbia 1955

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