Identification on label affixed to verso (typewritten): Bashka Paeff, Boston sculptor, understood Laddie Boy better than anyone. She made his portrait in the round. Informational form from the Boston Globe pasted on back, stamped with date: Jan 27 1929. Date of photo based on the fact that Laddie Boy completed his sittings for Paeff in 1923.
Bashka Paeff in her studio with Laddie Boy, 1923 / unidentified photographer. Bashka Paeff papers, 1920-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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