Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Seated figure with white blouse
  • William Judson Dickerson
    born: El Dorado, Kansas, United States ; died: Wichita, Kansas, United States
  • Seated figure with white blouse, 1950–1969
  • Where object was made: United States
  • oil on canvas
  • Frame Dimensions: 37 1/2 x 27 1/2 x 1 1/4 in
  • Gift of Ginny and Dick DeVore
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0099

The sitter is former Miss Kansas and movie star Vera Ralston, more commonly known as Vera Miles. She sits next to a book, with her legs crossed and arms folded, looking out of the left side of the painting.