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Fairy in Irises

Dora Wheeler (1856–1940)
Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on off-white thick wood pulp wove card
10 x 7 3/8 in. (25.4 x 18.7 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Candace Pullman Wheeler, 2002
Accession Number:
Not on view
Signature: [at lower right]: Dora Wheeler/1888

Inscription: [on verso at center in graphite]: no. 15
The drawing is a gift from Candace Wheeler's great grand-niece, Candace Pullman Wheeler. She found it among family materials collected and saved by her mother, Caroline Stevenson Pullman. Caroline Stevenson Pullman inherited the materials from her mother, Candace Thurber Stevenson, who was the daughter of Abner Dunham Thurber, Candace Wheeler's brother.
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