Margaret Peterson

American (Seattle, Washington, 1902 - 1997, Sidney, British Columbia, Canada)

Man's Child

painting | egg tempera on panel
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    Margaret Peterson, Man's Child, 1946; egg tempera on panel, 43 1/8 in. x 46 3/4 in. (109.54 cm x 118.75 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Gift of Mrs. Charlotte Mack and Mrs. Ansley K. Salz; © Estate of Margaret Peterson

43 1/8 in. x 46 3/4 in. (109.54 cm x 118.75 cm)
Acquired 1952
Collection SFMOMA
Gift of Mrs. Charlotte Mack and Mrs. Ansley K. Salz
© Estate of Margaret Peterson


women, seated, sitting, abstract, yellow, red, brown

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