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"Peggy Bacon" Opens at the NCFA

Title:
"Peggy Bacon" Opens at the NCFA
Date:
December 5, 1975
Notes:
Smithsonian Year 1976. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1977, p. 189
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 405, Box 1, Folder 1975, Calendar of Events, December 1975
Summary:
"Peggy Bacon: Personalities and Places" opens at the National Collection of Fine Arts, now the National Museum of American Art. The exhibition contains 192 paintings, prints, drawings, and pastels. The follies and foibles of mankind are depicted by metaphorically using animals and her satirical portraits provide a witty and revealing record of society in the 20's and 30's
Topics:
Exhibitions, Art, American
Subjects:
Bacon, Peggy 1895-1987, Peggy Bacon: Personalities and Places (Exhibition) (1974: Washington, D.C.), National Museum of American Art (U.S.), National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian American Art Museum
Category:
Chronology of Smithsonian History
Full Record:
http://siris-sihistory.si.edu/ipac20/ipac.jsp?&profile=all&source=~!sichronology&uri=full=3100001~!2340~!0#focus

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