Portrait of Alice Sewell


Portrait of Alice Sewell


Black and white portrait of a young woman in profile. Her top has an elaborate lattice-work motif on the front and upper sleeves. Alice Sewell was born in 1888 and studied at Pacific University in 1907 and 1908. In 1911, after studying art in New York, she returned to teach art at Pacific for a few years. Ms. Sewell was a sculptor and painter. She later taught at Linfield College and remained an integral part of the Portland area art scene for much of the first half of the twentieth century.

Date Created

circa 1900s


photographic prints




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