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Two Sketches: Head of Young Girl (recto); Half-Length Portrait of a Young Girl (verso)

A work made of graphite (recto and verso) on cream wove graph paper, commercially squared in blue printing ink.
© Balthus

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  • A work made of graphite (recto and verso) on cream wove graph paper, commercially squared in blue printing ink.

Date:

1948 (recto); c. 1948 (verso)

Artist:

Balthus (Baltusz Klossowski de Rola)
French, 1908-2001

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Balthus

Title

Two Sketches: Head of Young Girl (recto); Half-Length Portrait of a Young Girl (verso)

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

Date

1943–1953

Medium

Graphite (recto and verso) on cream wove graph paper, commercially squared in blue printing ink

Dimensions

27.9 × 21 cm (11 × 8 5/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stanley M. Freehling in Honor of Charles C. Cunningham

Reference Number

1970.574

Copyright

© Balthus

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