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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1991.316
People
Alexander Calder, American (Philadelphia, PA 1898 - 1976 New York, NY)
Title
Reclining Female Figure
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Torso Study
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
20th century
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/309828
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black ink on tan wove paper
Dimensions
51 x 38.1 cm (20 1/16 x 15 in.)
Provenance
Alexander Calder, Created, By descent through family to Nanette Sexton.
Richard B. Bailey and Nanette C. Sexton, Boston MA, By descent through family, Gift to Harvard University Art Museums, 1991. Ms. Sexton is great-niece of the artist.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Richard B. Bailey and Nanette C. Sexton in memory of Frederick Deknatel
Copyright
© Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Accession Year
1991
Object Number
1991.316
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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