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Study of Woman in Black, (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Gutmann, Bernhard 1869-1936  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Date:
1932
Notes:
North, Percy, "Bernhard Gutmann: an American impressionist, 1869-1936," New York: Abbeville Press, 1995, no. 110.
Summary:
A woman dressed in black is seated sideways in a chair, with her left arm resting on the back of the chair, and facing right. She holds her hand to her decolletage. She wears a black hat, which covers her eyes and forms a shadow over her face. The background is painted purple.
Topic:
Figure female--Knee length  Search this
Control number:
IAP 89390097
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_377794