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[Seated nudes]

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Artist:
Aiken, James S.
Medium:
charcoal on drawing paper
National Origin:
American
Type:
drawing
Description:
Charcoal gesture drawings of three seated female figures. Aiken has written "never undo actions, rather overdo some" beside the figure on the upper left. This may be a reference to the goal of gesture exercises like this one to capture the movement or action of the figure.
Cite As:
James Aiken Collection, Anacostia Community Museum, Smithsonian Institution, transferred from the National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Accession Number:
2002.0003.0077
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Anacostia Community Museum

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