Daisy Marguerite Hughes, American painter and printmaker, 1883-1968, at work outdoors

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    Description: Daisy Marguerite Hughes was an impressionist painter, teacher and lithographer. She taught in the Los Angles public school system.

    Creator/Photographer: Peter A. Juley & Son

    Medium: Black and white photographic print

    Dimensions: 8 in x 10 in

    Culture: American

    Date: 1938

    Persistent URL: photography.si.edu/SearchImage.aspx?id=5830

    Repository: Smithsonian American Art Museum, Photograph Archives

    Collection: Peter A. Juley & Son Collection - The Peter A. Juley & Son Collection is comprised of 127,000 black-and-white photographic negatives documenting the works of more than 11,000 American artists. Throughout its long history, from 1896 to 1975, the Juley firm served as the largest and most respected fine arts photography firm in New York. The Juley Collection, acquired by the Smithsonian American Art Museum in 1975, constitutes a unique visual record of American art sometimes providing the only photographic documentation of altered, damaged, or lost works. Included in the collection are over 4,700 photographic portraits of artists.

    Accession number: J0104697

    irene grazi, MARCO CORONA, and 16 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Uriolus 67 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called The Painter Abroad, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    2. ltenney1225 36 months ago | reply

      Thank you for posting. I've numerous oil paintings and water colors by Ms. Hughes as well as a portfolio of sketches and studies. She was a neighbor of my Uncle, reportedly in Park La Brea (Los Angeles), but I had no idea what she looked like.

    3. Smithsonian Institution 35 months ago | reply

      Thank you for your comment! Happy to hear you're enjoying the Smithsonian images featured on The Commons.

      Susannah
      Smithsonian Institution Archives

    4. ltenney1225 29 months ago | reply

      I've started a Pinterest board to honor & memorialize the collective works of D. M. Hughes pinterest.com/larrytenney/art-of-d-m-hughes-1882-1968/

    5. Smithsonian Institution 29 months ago | reply

      Thank you for letting us know, ltenney!

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