Head Study

Elie Nadelman (American, 1882–1946)


Dimensions

Sheet: 20.7 x 13.2 cm (8 1/8 x 5 3/16 in.) Mount: 21.3 x 13.9 cm (8 3/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2005.237

Medium or Technique

Pen and black ink over graphite underdrawing, on buff wove paper, laid down on card

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Signed upper left In pen and brown ink: Elie Nadelman
Verso upper center in graphite pencil: 2

Markings

Verso uper left stamped in black ink -- SAMMLUNG OB [Lugt 2005a, as unidentified collector]

Provenance

Florence S. Gerstein (1926-2004, Boston); 2005, her bequest to MFA. (Accession date: April 27, 2005)

Credit Line

Bequest of Florence S. Gerstein