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Flora Priestley, (painting)

Painter:
Sargent, John Singer 1856-1925
Subject:
Priestley, Flora
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Anonymous Collection
Date:
Ca. 1889
Notes:
Ormond, Richard and Elaine Kilmurray, "John Singer Sargent: complete paintings; volume 1, The early portraits," New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1998, no. 227.
Ratcliff, Carter, "John Singer Sargent," New York: Abbeville Press, 1982.
Ormond, Richard, "John Singer Sargent: paintings, drawings, watercolors," New York: Harper & Row, 1970, pg. 243.
McKibbin, David, "Sargent's Boston," Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, 1956.
Summary:
Bust portrait of Flora Priestley (1859-1944) painted by lamplight. Her head is turned to the left and she looks down, her eyes partially closed. She wears a black dress with a low-cut neck.
Topic:
Portrait female--Bust
Control number:
IAP 81690343
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_215413

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