The national women's headgear: a hood of shame

Accession Number ART03605.020.005
Collection type Art
Title The national women's headgear: a hood of shame
Measurement backing sheet: 45.5 x 28.8 cm; image: 12.5 x 7.5 cm
Object types Drawing
Maker Benson, George
Date made c. 1915
Copyright AWM Licensed copyright

A study of a woman pulling her headdress over her. Benson describes the national women's headgear as "a hood of shame".

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