Aretha: Mysterious Lady of Sorrows

  • Douglas Bourgeois, Aretha: Mysterious Lady of Sorrows, 1981, oil on canvas, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Peter Roussel Norman in memory of Joshua C. Taylor, 1982.39

Title
Aretha: Mysterious Lady of Sorrows
Artist
Date
1981
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
21 3418 18 in. (55.245.9 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Mrs. Peter Roussel Norman in memory of Joshua C. Taylor

Mediums
Mediums Description
oil on canvas
Classifications
Keywords
  • Ethnic – African-American
  • Allegory – arts and sciences – music
  • Performing arts – music – piano
  • Portrait female – Franklin, Aretha – bust
Object Number
1982.39
Palette
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