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Untitled (Good and Bad Angels Flying)

Created by:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on paperboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D (painting): 16 × 24 × 1/4 in. (40.6 × 61 × 0.6 cm)
H x W (framed): 22 × 31 1/2 in. (55.9 × 80 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place made:
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Religion  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Spirituality  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Collection of Sabra Brown Martin
Object number:
2017.68.12
Restrictions & Rights:
© Cane River Art Corporation
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Classification:
Visual Arts
Exhibition:
Visual Art and the American Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.68.12
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Untitled (Zinnia Horizontal with Black Background)

Created by:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on paperboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 15 7/8 × 24 × 3/16 in. (40.3 × 61 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place made:
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Nature  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Collection of Sabra Brown Martin
Object number:
2017.68.13
Restrictions & Rights:
© Cane River Art Corporation
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Classification:
Visual Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Untitled (Hauling Cotton to the Gin)

Created by:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on plywood
Dimensions:
H x W x D (painting): 15 1/8 × 33 3/4 × 3/8 in. (38.4 × 85.7 × 1 cm)
H x W (framed): 21 1/8 × 41 1/4 in. (53.7 × 104.8 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place made:
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Labor  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Collection of Sabra Brown Martin
Object number:
2017.68.14
Restrictions & Rights:
© Cane River Art Corporation
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Exhibition:
Visual Art and the American Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.68.14
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Untitled (Horse Drawn Cotton Wagon)

Created by:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D (painting): 7 1/2 × 22 3/4 × 11/16 in. (19.1 × 57.8 × 1.7 cm)
H x W (framed): 13 1/2 × 30 1/4 in. (34.3 × 76.8 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place made:
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1969
Topic:
African American  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Labor  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Collection of Sabra Brown Martin
Object number:
2017.68.15
Restrictions & Rights:
© Cane River Art Corporation
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Classification:
Visual Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.68.15
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Quilt depicting Melrose Plantation by Clementine Hunter

Created by:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Melrose Plantation, American, founded 1832  Search this
Medium:
cotton (fiber) , paper (fiber product) , thread and wool (hair)
Dimensions:
H x W: 38 × 34 in. (96.5 × 86.4 cm)
Type:
quilts
Place made:
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Collection of Sabra Brown Martin
Object number:
2017.68.16
Restrictions & Rights:
© Cane River Art Corporation
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.68.16

Untitled (Miss Cammie with Ducks)

Created by:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Subject of:
Carmelite Garrett Henry, American, 1872 - 1948  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on plywood
Dimensions:
H x W x D (painting): 7 15/16 × 11 1/2 in. (20.2 × 29.2 cm)
H x W (framed): 13 15/16 × 19 in. (35.4 × 48.3 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place made:
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Collection of Sabra Brown Martin
Object number:
2017.68.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Cane River Art Corporation
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Exhibition:
Visual Art and the American Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.68.2
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Untitled (Wash Day: Scrubbing the Clothes)

Created by:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on plywood
Dimensions:
H x W x D (painting): 6 × 8 1/16 × 3/8 in. (15.2 × 20.5 × 1 cm)
H x W (framed): 12 × 15 9/16 in. (30.5 × 39.5 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place made:
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Collection of Sabra Brown Martin
Object number:
2017.68.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Cane River Art Corporation
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Exhibition:
Visual Art and the American Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.68.3
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Untitled (Wash Day: Pot Scene or Clothes on the Line)

Created by:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on paperboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D (painting): 6 15/16 × 9 × 1/4 in. (17.6 × 22.9 × 0.6 cm)
H x W (framed): 12 15/16 × 16 1/2 in. (32.9 × 41.9 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place made:
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Collection of Sabra Brown Martin
Object number:
2017.68.4
Restrictions & Rights:
© Cane River Art Corporation
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Exhibition:
Visual Art and the American Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.68.4
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Untitled (African House)

Created by:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on plywood
Dimensions:
H x W x D (painting): 6 × 8 1/16 × 3/8 in. (15.2 × 20.5 × 1 cm)
H x W (framed): 12 × 15 9/16 in. (30.5 × 39.5 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place made:
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Art  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Collection of Sabra Brown Martin
Object number:
2017.68.5
Restrictions & Rights:
© Cane River Art Corporation
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Exhibition:
Visual Art and the American Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.68.5
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Untitled (Church Ladies)

Created by:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on paperboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D (painting): 5 7/8 × 7 3/8 × 1/4 in. (14.9 × 18.7 × 0.6 cm)
H x W (framed): 11 7/8 × 14 7/8 in. (30.2 × 37.8 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place made:
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Communities  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Religion  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Collection of Sabra Brown Martin
Object number:
2017.68.6
Restrictions & Rights:
© Cane River Art Corporation
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Exhibition:
Visual Art and the American Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.68.6
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Untitled (Zinnias)

Created by:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on paperboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 24 × 16 in. (61 × 40.6 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place made:
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Nature  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Collection of Sabra Brown Martin
Object number:
2017.68.7
Restrictions & Rights:
© Cane River Art Corporation
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.68.7
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Untitled (Cotton Picking Scene with Overseer)

Created by:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D (painting): 10 1/2 × 12 1/2 × 3/16 in. (26.7 × 31.8 × 0.5 cm)
H x W (framed): 16 1/2 × 20 in. (41.9 × 50.8 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place made:
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1959
Topic:
African American  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Labor  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Collection of Sabra Brown Martin
Object number:
2017.68.8
Restrictions & Rights:
© Cane River Art Corporation
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.68.8
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Untitled (Dancing)

Created by:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on paperboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D (painting): 6 3/4 × 11 15/16 × 1/8 in. (17.1 × 30.3 × 0.2 cm)
H x W (framed): 12 3/4 × 19 7/16 in. (32.4 × 49.4 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place made:
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Communities  Search this
Dance  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Collection of Sabra Brown Martin
Object number:
2017.68.9
Restrictions & Rights:
© Cane River Art Corporation
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Exhibition:
Visual Art and the American Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.68.9
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Untitled (Round Bird on Wood)

Created by:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on plywood
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 1/2 × 5 1/2 in. (14 × 14 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place made:
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Nature  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Collection of Sabra Brown Martin
Object number:
2017.68.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Cane River Art Corporation
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.68.1
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Untitled (Wedding)

Created by:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on paperboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D (painting): 7 5/8 × 7 1/4 × 1/4 in. (19.4 × 18.4 × 0.6 cm)
H x W (framed): 13 5/8 × 14 3/4 in. (34.6 × 37.5 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place made:
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Families  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Marriage customs and rites  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Collection of Sabra Brown Martin
Object number:
2017.68.10
Restrictions & Rights:
© Cane River Art Corporation
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Exhibition:
Visual Art and the American Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.68.10
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Untitled (Picking [and Hauling] Cotton)

Created by:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on paperboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D (painting): 16 × 24 × 1/4 in. (40.6 × 61 × 0.6 cm)
H x W (framed): 22 × 31 1/2 in. (55.9 × 80 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place made:
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Labor  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Collection of Sabra Brown Martin
Object number:
2017.68.11
Restrictions & Rights:
© Cane River Art Corporation
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Exhibition:
Visual Art and the American Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.68.11
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Melrose Plantation Cookbook

Written by:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Francois Mignon, American, 1899 - 1980  Search this
Published by:
Baker Printing & Office Supply, American  Search this
Subject of:
Melrose Plantation, American, founded 1832  Search this
Signed by:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product), plastic, adhesive
Dimensions:
7 7/8 × 5 1/8 × 3/16 in. (20 × 13 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
cookbooks
Place printed:
Natchitoches, Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County, Texas, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1956
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.238
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1956 By Francis Mignon. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.238

Window Shade

Attributed to:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Subject of:
Melrose Plantation, American, founded 1832  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on canvas roller shade
Dimensions:
H x W x D (painting): 42 × 35 7/8 in. (106.7 × 91.1 cm)
H x W (framed): 48 × 43 3/8 in. (121.9 × 110.2 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place depicted:
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1950s
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Rand and Dana Jack family, in honor of Rand's grandmother, Blythe Rand.
Object number:
2014.176.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Cane River Art Corporation
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Exhibition:
Visual Art and the American Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.176.1

Going to Church

Attributed to:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Subject of:
Melrose Plantation, American, founded 1832  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on hardboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Framed): 27 1/2 × 31 3/8 × 1 1/4 in. (69.9 × 79.7 × 3.2 cm)
H x W (Sight; in mat): 19 3/8 × 23 3/8 in. (49.2 × 59.4 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place depicted:
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1950s
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Religion  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Rand and Dana Jack family, in honor of Rand's grandmother, Blythe Rand.
Object number:
2014.176.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Cane River Art Corporation
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.176.2
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Gone Fishing

Attributed to:
Clementine Hunter, American, ca. 1886 - 1988  Search this
Subject of:
Melrose Plantation, American, founded 1832  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on fiberboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Framed): 24 1/16 × 31 13/16 × 1 3/8 in. (61.1 × 80.8 × 3.5 cm)
H x W x D (Unframed): 16 × 24 × 3/16 in. (40.6 × 61 × 0.4 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place depicted:
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1950s
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Rand and Dana Jack family, in honor of Rand's grandmother, Blythe Rand.
Object number:
2014.176.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Cane River Art Corporation
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.176.3
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