National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #942
Subject/Title:
"Aunt Ann"
Artist:Shorter, Edward S.
Date Created:July, 1938
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:26" x 34"
Image Dimensions:24" x 18"
Materials/Media:Pastel
Date Documented:1 October 2007
Condition:Good

Description:Seated Study of African-American woman
History of Work:Edward Shorter, the artist, was the founder of the Columbus, GA Art Museum. At one point, Shorter was a well-known traveling portraitist.
Notes:Aunt Ann was the Mallary family nurse in Macon, GA during the early 1900s.

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