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Photo: Susan Cole



Gwendolyn Knight Lawrence

Born Bridgetown, Barbados, 1913; died Seattle, Washington, 2005

Oil on canvas
20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
Gift of the Marshall and Helen Hatch Collection, in honor of the 75th Anniversary of the Seattle Art Museum
Provenance: [Francine Seders Gallery, Seattle], purchased March, 1992
Photo: Susan Cole
Not currently on view


Exhibition HistorySeattle, Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Jacob Lawrence: Painting Life, July 2-September 27, 1998. Checklist no. 212.

Savannah, GA, SCAD Museum of Art, Lines of Influence, Sep. 7, 2017 - Feb. 4, 2018.

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