TAMARA DE LEMPICKA | NU ASSIS
Property from the Collection of Ann Gardner Luce
TAMARA DE LEMPICKA
1898 - 1980
Stamped with the atelier mark (lower left)
Pencil on paper
9¼ by 6⅛ in. (23.5 by 15 cm)
Framed: 15⅜ by 19⅜ in. (39.1 by 49.2 cm)
Executed circa 1924.
The medium is pencil on paper. There are uneven edges. The sheet is hinged to the mat backing at two points along the top edge, verso. There is very faint, gentle light and mat stain. There is a loss to the extreme lower left corner. There is some fine, small, remnants of paper residue in the extreme edges at top, right, and bottom. There are some minor handling creases. There is a flattened crease in the top right corner. There is a very small spot, potentially foxing, in the left edge at center (under mat).
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