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Red Skirt
  • William Judson Dickerson
    1904–1972
    born: El Dorado, Kansas, United States ; died: Wichita, Kansas, United States
  • Red Skirt, 1952
  • Where object was made: United States
  • oil on canvas
  • Frame Dimensions: 29 1/4 x 35 1/2 x 1 1/4 in
  • Gift of Ginny and Dick DeVore
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0096
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The subject is the artist's wife, Betty Dickerson, sitting in the living room of a house in Wichita (509 N Martinson), reading a magazine or manuscript. She wears a vibrant red skirt and white blouse, and is seen in profile.