National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #264
Subject/Title:
"Standing in the Need of Prayer" cartoon
Artist:Potter, Bertha Herbert 1895-1944
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:19 x 15.5
Image Dimensions:18 x 14.5
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:12/26/2003
Condition:Good

Description:Gestural loose brush treatment of four figures in a rolling landscape. A curving tree is in the foreground and rays of sunlight descend upon the developed valley in the background.
History of Work:The finished work, for which this cartoon was done, is at Fisk University in Nashville.
Notes:Permission to reproduce by request only.

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