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Irene Rich
  • Orval Hixon
    1884–1982
    born: Ray County, Missouri, United States ; died: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • Irene Rich, circa 1930
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 38.5 x 30 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15 1/8 x 11 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Orval Hixon
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0345
Description

Black-and-white, bust-length portrait of a woman in three-quarters view. The woman is seated in the right side of the image in front of a black background, turned toward the left side. She has light-colored, short, wavy hair that is parted in the center of her head and covers most of her forehead. She has highly arched eyebrows and is wearing dark lipstick. She is wearing a long-sleeved, light-colored shirt that has a tied sash in the front.