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Self-Portrait

Painting of a light-skinned woman in dark lighting. She looks serious, has angular features, and wears a hat.

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  • Painting of a light-skinned woman in dark lighting. She looks serious, has angular features, and wears a hat.

Date:

1942

Artist:

Gertrude Abercrombie
American, 1909–1977

About this artwork

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Artist

Gertrude Abercrombie

Title

Self-Portrait

Origin

Chicago

Date

1942

Medium

Oil on Masonite

Inscriptions

Signed and dated, bottom right, in white paint: Abercrombie 42

Dimensions

12.1 × 8.9 cm (4 3/4 × 3 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Kuh

Reference Number

1994.551

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