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Artist: Fremont F. Ellis (American, 1897 - 1985)
Manufacturer: Unknown Maker
Date: circa 1911
Medium: mixed media
Dimensions:
Paint Box: 18 1/4 x 20 15/16 x 2 7/8 in. (46.4 x 53.2 x 7.3 cm)
Classification: Artist Equipment
Credit Line: Gift of Bernard Ewell, 2011
Keywords and Associated Locations:
Object number: 2011.13.3
Description
Freemont Ellis’ paint box is filled with old tubes of dried paint; Ellis was a member of the Cinco Pintores artist group. His artist paint box provides a peek into how artists transported their equipment and materials, and tried to keep them organized.
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