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Painter:
Ellis, Charles 1892-1976  Search this
Subject:
Millay, Edna St. Vincent  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian Institution National Portrait Gallery 8th & F Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 68.15
Date:
1934
Notes:
"National Portrait Gallery: Permanent Collection Illustrated Checklist," Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Instit. Press, 1987, pg. 203.
Summary:
Portrait of Edna St. Vincent Millay curled up on an upholstered chair in front of a bookcase, her body turned slightly to the right, her head turned to the right, and her gaze directed off to the right. Her left arm rests on the arm of her chair and her right arm rests in her lap with a book held in her right hand. She wears a long white dress.
Topic:
Portrait female--Knee length  Search this
Occupation--Writer--Poet  Search this
Architecture interior--Domestic--House  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Book  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08650428
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_370753