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Painter:
Bisttram, Emil 1895-1976  Search this
Subject:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Anschutz Collection Denver Colorado 80202
Date:
1934
Notes:
Witt, David L., "Modernists in Taos: from Dasburg to Martin," Santa Fe, N.M.: Red Crane Books, 2002, no. 32.
Cunningham, Elizabeth, The Anschutz Collection, 1987.
Cunningham, Elizabeth, "Masterpieces of the American West: Selections from the Anschutz Collection," Denver, CO: A. B. Hirschfeld Press, 1983, no. 114.
Eldredge, Charles C., Julie Schimmel & William H. Truettner, "Art in New Mexico, 1900-1945: Paths to Taos and Santa Fe," Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American Art, 1986, fig. 126.
Summary:
Portrait of an elderly Rafaelita standing in an interior, her body facing forward, her gaze directed at the viewer, and her hands folded across her waist. She wears a red skirt, blue blouse, and a black fringed shawl around her shoulders. In the background her knitting rests on a chair.
Topic:
Portrait female--Rafaelita  Search this
Portrait female--Elderly  Search this
Portrait female--Full length  Search this
Architecture interior--Domestic--House  Search this
Occupation--Domestic--Sewing  Search this
Control number:
IAP 68040075
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_382629