January 12, 2003
This oil painting by American artist Susan Watkins (1875-1913),
titled "Lady in Yellow," is a circa 1906 portrait of her sister,
Eleanor Reeves. The painting, which portrays upper-class life in
America, is among the Watkins' works on display at the Chrysler
Museum in Norfolk, Va., through spring of 2003.
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Susan Watkins studied at a top art school in New York City, painted in Paris and built an international reputation as a skilled portrait and landscape artist.