Tarble Arts Center- Permanent Collection

UNTITLED (PORTRAIT OF BERTHA ROOT)

Title

UNTITLED (PORTRAIT OF BERTHA ROOT)

Description

Signed "RMR 1893" middle left edge of face subject is a girl inwhite dress A full-lenght portrait holding jump rope. Tears inpaper upper right corner and lower left corner. It is the artist's neice. No other artifacts known to family.

Creator

Root
Robert M.

Date Created

1893

Date Accepted

4/30/87

Contributor

Dr. Richard H. Larson

Format

pastel

Identifier

1987.02.1

Artist-origin

U.S.- b. 1863- Shelbyville- IL.

Dimensions

55"x30 3/4" in frame

Acquisition

Gift ofDr. & Mrs. Richard H. Larson

Condition

fair/sensative

Physical Location

vault 12 B

Sub-Collection

Watercolor: Illinois

TAC #

714 C

Citation

Root and Robert M., “UNTITLED (PORTRAIT OF BERTHA ROOT),” Tarble Arts Center- Permanent Collection, accessed January 16, 2018, http://tarbleartscenter.org/items/show/521.