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Image of Miss Marion Reilly, Dean of Bryn Mawr College (1907-1916)

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Cecilia Beaux
American (1855 - 1942) Primary

Miss Marion Reilly, Dean of Bryn Mawr College (1907-1916)

November 1918
Oil on canvas

39 1/4 in. x 26 1/4 in. (99.7 cm x 66.68 cm)

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: X.26
Geography: North and Central America, United States
Classification: Fine and Visual Arts; Paintings; Oil Paintings
Culture/Nationality: American

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This object has the following keywords:
  • oil paint - A paint made by grinding pigments with a drying oil such as linseed oil. After 1940 alkyd binders were often added to oil paint to provide faster drying times.
  • oil paintings - Creative works in the medium of oil paint.
  • portraits
  • portraits - Representations of real individuals that are intended to capture a known or supposed likeness, usually including the face of the person. For representations intended to be anonymous, or of fictional or mythological characters, see "figures (representations)."

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Exhibition List
This object was included in the following exhibitions:
  • Cecilia Beaux: American Figure Painter Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts , Jan 14, 2008 – Apr 30, 2008
  • Cecilia Beaux and the Art of Portraiture National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution , Oct 6, 1995 – Jan 28, 1996

Bibliography List
The following Bibliography exist for this object:
  • Tara Leigh Tappert, Cecilia Beaux and the Art of Portraiture Smithsonian Institution Press. Washington, DC, 1995
    Page Number: 128-129
  • The Paintings and Drawings of Cecilia Beaux Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Philadelphia, PA, 1955
    Page Number: 88, 90
  • Sylvia Yount, Cecilia Beaux High Museum of Art, University of California Press. Berkeley, CA, 2007
    Page Number: 95, Figure Number: 84

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