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My mother, Bernice (Erickson) Hesslein and my grandmother Blanche (Nathan) enjoying a nice sunny day in Washington Square Park. Blanche and Bernice spent considerable time painting outdoors in the lush park with trees swaying and birds flying in the middle of that public square in New York City.

Blanche Hesslein
Horse with Plate & Vase 1932
oil on canvas

Horse with Plate & Vase





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