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Created by:
Richmond Barthé, American, 1901 - 1989  Search this
Subject of:
Etta Moten Barnett, American, 1901 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
oil pastel on wove paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 27 × 22 in. (68.6 × 55.9 cm)
Type:
oil pastels
portraits
Date:
ca. 1940
Description:
A bust portrait drawing of Etta Moten Barnett, in pastel on cream wove paper. Barnett is depicted from the neck up, her head turned slightly to the left, with shoulder-length curly black hair and red and gold earrings. Signed in pastel at lower right [Barthé].
Topic:
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture and National Portrait Gallery
Object number:
2022.27.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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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/fd5c48d4384-9235-4f63-871d-14343cad0a11
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2022.27.1