Gentlewoman

  • Hattie E. Burdette, Gentlewoman, ca. 1930, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of George F. Linkins, 1955.5.1

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This portrait shows an elegant older lady, wearing a luxurious fur jacket. During the 1920s and ‘30s, the fashion for filmy, unlined fabrics made furs not only fashionable but useful for cold evenings on the town.

Title
Gentlewoman
Artist
Date
ca. 1930
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
3 x 2 3/8 in. (7.6 x 6.0 cm) oval
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of George F. Linkins

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor on ivory
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait female – unidentified – bust
Object Number
1955.5.1
Palette
Linked Open Data
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