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HUNTER, Clementine (1886 - 1988), Painter, draughtswoman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HUNTER, Clementine (1886 - 1988), Painter, draughtswoman

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American, 20th century, female.

Born December 1886, in Cloutierville (Louisiana), or January 1887; died 1 January 1988, in Natchitoches (Louisiana).

Painter, draughtswoman. Religious subjects, scenes with figures, figure compositions, still-lifes.

Folk Art.

Clementine Hunter, of Creole origin, and daughter of a former slave, was born on Hidden Hill Plantation (now called Little Eva Plantation) in the Cane River country. The date of her birth

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