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Photo: Courtesy of Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc.
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. 24.0.10
Girl at the Window
Alternate title: Woman at the Window
c.1872–73
Oil on board
26 1/2 x 22 in. (67.3 x 55.9 cm)
Initialed lower right in red: E.J.
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Record last updated July 14, 2021. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.
Citation: Hills, Patricia. "Girl at the Window, c.1872–73 (Hills no. 24.0.10)." Eastman Johnson Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.eastmanjohnson.org/catalogue/entry.php?id=325 (accessed on January 27, 2022).