Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art: Feminist Art Base: MARGARET MURPHY

The Parlor Paintings

The Parlor Paintings

MARGARET MURPHY. The Parlor Paintings, 2007–2008.

Description:
Installation view of The Parlor Paintings at REAL ART WAYS, Aug. 2008. Series of paintings based on 99cent store and eBay figurines representing women as either "good" or "bad." The oval frames are a nod to Victorian parlor paintings and photographs.

Medium:
Painting

Tags:
figurines, Mother and Child, Victorian, feminist, eBay, oval, watercolor, acrylic, Real Art Ways, Mary, paintings, wallpaper

Images
The Parlor PaintingsYellow FlowersMother and ChildAmerican Family TriptychFallenCelebrationgirl down

Location
Jersey City, NJ
United States

Contact
mmurphy981@gmail.com

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