1891 - 1953
Signed Kisling (lower right)
Oil on canvas
13 ¾ by 9 ½ in. (35 by 24 cm)
Framed: 20 ½ by 16 in. (52 by 40.6 cm)
Painted in 1925.
To be included in the Volume IV et Additifs aux Tomes I, II, et III of the Catalogue Raisonné de l’Oeuvre de Moïse Kisling currently being prepared by Jean Kisling and Marc Ottavi.
The canvas is unlined. The edges are partially taped. Minor frame abrasion along the upper and lower edges, with some associated losses in the top left corner and bottom right corner and bottom right corner. Thin stable craquelure thought the composition, most notably in the figure's forehead and cheeks. One possible loss in the figure's proper right cheek. Under UV light: possible inpainting along the upper and lower edges to address frame abrasion. The work is in good condition.
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