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Painter:
Chase, William Merritt 1849-1916  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on tan paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
El Paso Museum of Art 1211 Montana Avenue El Paso Texas 79902 Accession Number: 1974.9.1
Date:
Ca. 1888
Notes:
Pisano, Ronald G., "The complete catalogue of known and documented work by William Merritt Chase (1849-1916); volume 1. The paintings in pastel, monotypes, painted tiles and ceramic plates, watercolors, and prints," New Haven: Yale University Press, 2006, no. P40.
Summary:
A nude woman is seated on a cusion of the floor with her back to the viewer. Her left foot is tucked under her right leg, her right arm rests on her right thigh, and her left elbow rests on a prop at right. She tilts her head to the right.
Topic:
Figure female--Nude  Search this
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Control number:
IAP 89780030
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_386930