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Sunday Morning

Dox Thrash, American, 1893 - 1965

Geography:
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America

Date:
c. 1939

Medium:
Etching

Dimensions:
Plate: 8 7/8 x 8 inches (22.5 x 20.3 cm) Sheet: 10 3/4 x 9 5/8 inches (27.3 x 24.4 cm)

Copyright:
Research inconclusive. Copyright may apply.

Curatorial Department:
Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1941-53-378

Credit Line:
Purchased with the Thomas Skelton Harrison Fund, 1941

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Label:
This woman bears a striking resemblance to the self-portraits Thrash made around this time. The artist may have intended it to portray his mother on her way to church, the way he remembered her when he was growing up.