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Susan Macdowell Eakins
American (1851 - 1938) Primary

The Tennis Player

Oil on canvas

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: 2011.6.123
Geography: North and Central America, United States
Collection: Seymour Adelman Collection

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  • 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
  • tennis - Game in which two opposing players or pairs of players use tautly strung rackets to hit a ball of regulated size, weight, and bounce over a net on a rectangular court. Points are awarded to the player or team whenever the opponent fails to correctly return the ball within the prescribed dimensions of the court.

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  • Bryn Mawr College, 1996 Monthly Calendar: Women Artists: Selections from the Collections at Bryn Mawr College Art eX. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1995
    Figure Number: March

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