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The story of my portrait, 1944 July 17

Graham, Nan Wood, 1899-1990


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Title: The story of my portrait

Date: 1944 July 17

Physical Details: Essay : 3 p. : typescript ; 28 x 22 cm.

Description: Nan Wood Graham, sister of painter Grant Wood, gives an account of sitting for his painting Portrait of Nan, describing her wardrobe and accompaniments including a plum and a baby chicken.

Final page is an introduction to the essay.

Creator: Graham, Nan Wood, 1899-1990

Forms part of: William Benton papers, 1940-1983

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Nan Wood Graham. The story of my portrait, 1944 July 17. William Benton papers, 1940-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 15802