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Description

Oil on canvas board

This is believed to be Marion Morehouse, a successful model, whom Cummings met in 1932 and who remained Cummings' partner the rest of his life. Cummings never married Marion, but when she died in 1969 she was buried under a headstone that read "Marion Morehouse Cummings."

Donor / Restoration Funded By

Virginia Bacheler and Skip Battaglia

Dimensions

16" x 12"

Condition Summary

Weak top right corner; worn edges; breaks with some delamination of support; dirty; no frame.

Restoration Summary

Clean; consolidate edges; make panel tray or sink mat to better support canvas board; new frame.

Adopted

Yes

Collection

The Hildegarde Lasell Watson Collection of Artworks by E.E. Cummings

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