This is a series begun in 2004 while living in Charleston, SC. My friend, a womens history professor, got me thinking about historical biases and I began to consider the fallacies that lay before me. What"s up with those people painted on ivory...
Sunday, June 30, 2013
The original is another from my favorite miniature portrait painter, Anna Claypoole Peale. Not much is known about the sitter except her name at this point. She has a very appealing (pun!) look and is perfect for this can. If she doesn't sell soon I may decide to keep this one. Like. 2013. Oops, Sold.