Come in my Room, come on in the Prayer Room

  • Sister Gertrude Morgan, Come in my Room, come on in the Prayer Room, ca. 1970, tempera, acrylic, ballpoint pen, and pencil on paperboard, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr., and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson, 1986.65.186

Title
Come in my Room, come on in the Prayer Room
Artist
Date
ca. 1970
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
12 1/8 x 23 in. (30.7 x 58.4 cm.) irregular
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr., and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson

Mediums
Mediums Description
tempera, acrylic, ballpoint pen, and pencil on paperboard
Classifications
Keywords
  • Ethnic – African-American
  • Portrait female – Morgan, Gertrude – self-portrait
  • Architecture Interior
  • Recreation – church – prayer
  • Religion – angel
Object Number
1986.65.186
Palette
Linked Open Data
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