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Portrait #1421
Subject/Title:
Govan, Elizabeth
Artist:Govan, Francis (Frank) Hawks
Date Created:1965
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:none
Image Dimensions:20 x 17
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:19 May 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Likeness of child in flower bed--predominately yellow in color with flowers of red and blue.
History of Work:Portrait of artist's 2-year-old daughter in the flower bed. The artist liked to combine portraits and landscape.
Notes:Govan was an Art Professor at University of Memphis for 30 years.

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