24.0 Adolescent Girls
As Johnson got to know his nieces and also his daughter Ethel during their teen-aged years, he realized that they were not just genteel creatures who read books, but also smart young adults who read newspapers. Of all American artists, Johnson is perhaps the only artist (besides women artists such as Lily Martin Spencer and Mary Cassatt) who shows women reading newspapers. —PH
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Hills no. 24.0.2
1907 Sale no. 31
16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm)
Initialed lower right: E. J.
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Citation: Hills, Patricia, and Abigael MacGibeny. "Wronged, c.1870–79 (Hills no. 24.0.2)." Eastman Johnson Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.eastmanjohnson.org/catalogue/entry.php?id=1168 (accessed on October 2, 2023).