Lot 2194
Elizabeth Matheson (NC), White Sulphur Springs
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Gelatin silver print (mounted), 1980, image depicts the indoor swimming pool at The Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, matted and framed.

Frame dimensions 15 1/2 x 17 1/2 in.

Private Collection, Raleigh, North Carolina

A native of Hillsborough, North Carolina, Elizabeth Matheson earned her BA from Sweet Briar College and later studied at the Penland School of Crafts with John Menapace. One-person exhibitions of her work have been installed at Hollins University in Roanoke, Virginia, the Virginia Polytechnic Institute, the North Carolina Museum of Art, Duke University, Western Carolina University, the National Humanities Center, and the Gregg Museum at North Carolina State University. Her work is in the collections of Duke University, the Ackland Museum, the North Carolina Museum of Art, among many others. In 2004, she was awarded the North Carolina Award for Excellence in the Arts, the State's highest civilian honor.

Overall very good condition; few very minor, light surface rubs only visible in raking light; frame glass shifted; not examined out of frame.