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Collection National Woman's Party Fine Art Collection
Catalog Number 1951.001
Object Name Bust
Title Plaster bust of "Dr. Agnes Ermina Wells" by Carmen Brooks Taysom, 1951 ca.
Date 1951 ca.
Description Painted (brown), molded plaster bust of Dr. Agnes Ermina Wells (1876-1959) created by Carmen Brooks Taysom (1925-2001). Dr. Wells is wearing a molded plaster chain with a pendant bearing three Greek symbols. Imprinted on the bottom front of the base is the following: "AGNES E. WELLS". Bust is hollow with a felt liner on the base. [See "People, Classification, Subjects, Search Terms" below for biographical information on the artist and sitter.]
Artist Taysom, Carmen Brooks, 1925-2001
Dimensions H-21 W-5.25 D-7 inches
Material Painted, molded plaster
People Wells, Dr. Agnes Ermina, 1876-1959
Taysom, Carmen Brooks, 1925-2001
Subjects Fine Art
Sculpture
Plaster
Wells, Dr. Agnes Ermina, 1876-1959
Taysom, Carmen Brooks, 1925-2001
Busts
Figure sculpture
Human figure in art
National Woman's Party
Plaster sculpture
Sculptors
Women
Woman
Women sculptors
Women suffrage
Women's suffrage
Women--Suffrage--United States
Search Terms Fine Art
Sculpture
Plaster
Wells, Dr. Agnes Ermina, 1876-1959
Taysom, Carmen Brooks, 1925-2001
Busts
Figure sculpture
Human figure in art
National Woman's Party
Plaster sculpture
Sculptors
Women
Woman
Women sculptors
Women suffrage
Women's suffrage
Women--Suffrage--United States
Provenance Presented to the National Woman's Party in 1951 by the American Society of Achievement Memorials for Women.