Woman Knitting

  • Mary Ursula Whitlock, Woman Knitting, ca. 1900, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Mary Ursula Whitlock, 1945.3.1

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In Woman Knitting the muted grays and blues of the painting complement the informal setting and relaxed pose. Although painted at the turn of the century, the sitter is shown dressed in a cap and shawl reminiscent of the 1800s.

Title
Woman Knitting
Artist
Date
ca. 1900
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sight 3 3/4 x 2 7/8 in. (9.5 x 7.3 cm) rectangle
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Bequest of Mary Ursula Whitlock

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor on ivory
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait female – unidentified – bust
  • Occupation – domestic – sewing
Object Number
1945.3.1
Palette
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