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Portrait of a Woman

A work made of black crayon and graphite on light gray wove paper, discolored to tan, laid down on cardboard.
© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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  • A work made of black crayon and graphite on light gray wove paper, discolored to tan, laid down on cardboard.

Date:

1911

Artist:

Constantin Brâncusi
French, born Romania, 1876-1957

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Constantin Brancusi

Title

Portrait of a Woman

Place

Romania (Artist's nationality)

Date

1916–1931

Medium

Black crayon and graphite on light gray wove paper, discolored to tan, laid down on cardboard

Inscriptions

Signed recto, lower right, in graphite: "C. Brancusi"; inscribed, lower right, in graphite: "Hommage à Madame Carpenter/Presidente du Arts Club/ C. Brancusi/1917"

Dimensions

Primary support: 62 × 42.9 cm (24 7/16 × 16 15/16 in.); Secondary support: 63.2 × 45 cm (24 15/16 × 17 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Patrick C. Hill in memory of her mother, Rue Winterbotham Carpenter

Reference Number

1981.302

Copyright

© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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