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dc.contributor.authorBongart,Sergei R., 1918-1985-
dc.descriptionThe frame is about 40 by 30 inches and is white with gold streaks. It is located in, Rollow Hall in the Catherine Burrow Refectory.en_US
dc.description.abstractThis is a painting of Professor Margaret Huxtable Townsend, Rhodes College's first woman professor (1918-1954) and the first Dean of Women (1925-1952). She is seated wearing dark blue regalia with her hands resting in her lap. The painting by Sergei Bongart was done in 1954 and given to the College a year later. Bongart's signature is in the lower left corner. Sergei R. Bongart (1918-1985) was born in the Ukraine and emigrated to the U. S. in 1948 where he lived in California and Idaho.en_US
dc.publisherMemphis, Tenn. : Rhodes College-
dc.relation.ispartofseriesPortrait Seriesen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesAccession # 89.51en_US
dc.subjectTownsend, Margaret Huxtableen_US
dc.subjectBongart, Sergei R., 1918-1985--Artisten_US
dc.subjectDistinguished Faculty Portraitsen_US
dc.titlePortrait of Margaret Huxtable Townsend (1882 - 1970)en_US
Appears in Collections:Rhodes College Portrait Collection

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