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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
Description:
This painting depicts a bowl of zinnias. Two yellow, a red, and a white flower are placed in a yellow bowl with two handles. Several buds are also visible among the green stems. The bowl sits on a black background with a green and brown surface.The artist has signed her initials on the bottom right corner of the yellow pot with the "C" written backwards.
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
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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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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f108ccbf-2cdf-456c-87a7-831f7095a85b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.68.13