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Nearer My God to Thee: Woman with Prayer Book, (painting)

Painter:
Freer, Frederick Warren 1849-1908
Medium:
Watercolor
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Unlocated
Date:
Ca. 1887
Notes:
Bullock, Margaret E., 2000.
Summary:
A woman reading a prayer book is seated in front of a window filled with a lattice-work pattern. She is seated facing left and holds her prayer book with both hands. She wears a thin veil wrapped tightly around her head and face. An elderly man with a full head of white hair and a beard is seated in the pew in front of her along with another figure. A woman kneels in the pew behind her.
Topic:
Architecture interior--Religious--Church
Figure group
Object--Written Matter--Book
Recreation--Leisure--Reading
Control number:
IAP 78120234
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_366596

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