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The Little Portrait

late 19th century - early 20th century
19th/20th century
158 x 115 mm (6.2 x 4.5 in.)

Julian Alden Weir, American, (1852–1919)

Alternative title: Young Woman
Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Drypoint on thin wove paper
State: Second of two states
Print impression quality: Good with plate tone
Marks: Signed in pencil, lower right: “J. Alden Weir”; inscribed in pencil and partially erased, lower left: “Reading #12”
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Howard Mansfield
Bibliography: Zimmerman 44 ii/ii.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1947
Accession Number: 1947.D1.250

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  • female portraits
  • portraits - Representations of real individuals that are intended to capture a known or supposed likeness; for representations of fictional or mythological characters, use "figures (representations)." [March 1993 lead-in term added. April 1991 descriptor m

  • plate Dimensions: 158 x 115 mm (6.2 x 4.5 in.)

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