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Patty Stringing Beads
  • Elisabeth Telling
    1882–1979
    born: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States ; died: New Haven, Connecticut, United States ; active: United States
  • Patty Stringing Beads, 1927
  • Where object was made: United States
  • drypoint
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 175 x 137 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 220 x 168 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 6 7/8 x 5 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 5/8 x 6 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Bequest of Wallace Pratt
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0036
Description

Portrait of a young girl, shown from the waist up. Part of a box is showing at the bottom center. Inside the box is a string of beads. The girl is putting a bead on the end of the string.