Thanksgiving Hours

The Museum will close early at 3 pm on Wednesday, November 22, and will be closed all day on Thursday, November 23. The Museum will be open on Friday, November 24, 10 am to 8 pm. Have a happy Thanksgiving!

Portrait of Mary Ellis (b. 1900)

Object Number: 
1990.1.143
Date: 
c. 1932
Medium: 
Graphite on notepad paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 7/8 x 5 5/16 in. ( 17.5 x 13.5 cm )
Marks: 
signature: left: "Wm HWalker" inscription: center: "Mary Ellis"
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower left in graphite: "Wm H Walker"; signed by sitter at lower center: "Mary Ellis"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
The subject was an American opera singer and actress.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Family of William Henry Walker
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group