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Inscription

Graphite lower left "22"; further graphite inscriptions on verso, illegible (one perhaps by artist).

Signed

Graphite lower right "Lovis Corinth / 1904"

Provenance

1950, sold by Claude Schaefer (b. 1913), Montevideo, Uruguay, to Lessing Julius Rosenwald (b. 1891- d. 1979); 1950, gift of Lessing J. Rosenwald to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 10, 1950)

Credit Line

Gift of Lessing J. Rosenwald

Verso: caricature of face, nude sketches for mother feeding an infant[?]

1904

Dimensions

Sheet: 23 x 20.9 cm (9 1/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

50.3396

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

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