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Portrait of Miss Hackett
  • Orval Hixon
    1884–1982
    born: Ray County, Missouri, United States ; died: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • Portrait of Miss Hackett, 1915–1928
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 25.4 x 20.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 x 7 15/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 35.4 x 24.1 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 7/8 x 9 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Orval Hixon
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0265
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Black-and-white image of a woman wearing a dark colored dress that is cut low across the chest. Her proper right arm is extended upwards towards the top left corner. Her proper left arm is extended downwards towards the lower right corner. Behind her is a large, half-circle that resembles peacock feathers.