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Linda Nochlin and Daisy

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Based in New York, Alice Need specialized in blunt and revealing portraits of friends and acquaintances. Here she captures the influential art historian Linda Nochlin and her daughter. Neel's deliberately crude brushstrokes and vibrant palette preclude the flattery typical of much portraiture....

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Provenance

The artist; to MFA, Boston, 1983

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund

Copyright

© Estate of Alice Neel. Courtesy Robert Miller Gallery, NY

1973

Dimensions

55 7/8 x 44 in. (141.9 x 111.8 cm)

Accession Number

1983.496

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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Contemporary Art

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