ABRAHAM WALKOWITZ | STUDY OF A DANCER
1878 - 1965
STUDY OF A DANCER
Signed A. Walkowitz and dated 1912 (lower center)
Watercolor and pencil on paper
Unframed: 12 x 8 in., 30.5 x 20.3 cm
Framed: 17¾ x 14¾ in., 45.1 x 37.5 cm
Executed in 1912.
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The sheet is hinged to the support at two places along the reverse of top edge. The sheet is toned and there is a 1 inch horizontal tear extending from lower left edge, a 1/2 inch horizontal tear extending from center right edge, and a 1/4 inch vertical tear at center right edge. There is a loss at lower left corner that is partially covered by the mat. There are areas of staining throughout.
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Private collection (and sold: Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, December 15, 1977, lot 45)
Acquired at the above sale