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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1995.173
People
Gaston Lachaise, American (Paris, France 1882 - 1935 New York, NY)
Title
Female Nude (No. 2)
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
20th century
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/301942
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Graphite on cream wove paper
Dimensions
actual: 48.3 x 30.3 cm (19 x 11 15/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l.r., graphite: G. Lachaise
Provenance
[Margaret Brown Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts], sold; to Lois Orswell, Pomfrte Center, Connecticut, 1957, gift; to Harvard University Art Museums, 1995.

NOTE: Provenance information from label on back of frame.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Lois Orswell
Accession Year
1995
Object Number
1995.173
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Marjorie B. Cohn and Sarah Kianovsky, Lois Orswell, David Smith, and Modern Art, exh. cat., Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2002), cat. no. 120, fig. 137, p. 328, 371

Exhibition History

Lois Orswell, David Smith, and Modern Art, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/21/2002 - 02/16/2003

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