Lady with Blue Hair Ribbon

  • Hattie E. Burdette, Lady with Blue Hair Ribbon, ca. 1935, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of George F. Linkins, 1955.5.2

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The artist chose to place this unknown lady against a background of grass and trees, an unusual setting that recalls the miniatures painted by Elizabethan portraitists.

Title
Lady with Blue Hair Ribbon
Artist
Date
ca. 1935
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sight 2 3/8 x 1 7/8 in. (6.0 x 4.8 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
1955.5.2
Palette
Linked Open Data
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