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Study of Woman’s Head in Profile

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Study of Woman’s Head in Profile

19th century
199 x 151 mm (7.8 x 5.9 in.)

Julian Alden Weir, American, (1852–1919)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Drypoint on laid paper
State: Third of four states
Print impression quality: Fair, late, with even plate tone
Marks: Signed in pencil, lower right: “J Alden Weir”; signed in plate, lower left: “JAW/1890”
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Howard Mansfield
Bibliography: Zimmerman 26 iii/iv.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1947
Accession Number: 1947.D1.253

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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: 199 x 151 mm (7.8 x 5.9 in.)

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