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Lounging woman reading

1949
Carl Erickson (known as "Eric") (American, 1891–1958)


Dimensions

66 x 85 cm (26 x 33 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.148

Medium or Technique

Conte, watercolor

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Possibly for Vogue

Signed

Yes

Provenance

Before 2008, purchased by Frederic A. Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 21, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf