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Mama Baby and the Marriage Bird

Mama Baby and the Marriage Bird


Jay Backstrand

American, born 1934. (Active in Oregon)

Oil on canvas
59 x 69 1/8 in. (149.8 x 175.6 cm)
West Seattle Art Club, Katherine B. Baker Memorial Award and Northwest Annual Purchase Fund
Not currently on view


Exhibition HistorySeattle, Washington, Seattle Art Museum, Northwest Annual Exhibition, 1965

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