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- Artist: Blanche Lazzell, American, 1879-1956
- Medium: Opaque watercolor and graphite on cream, thin, smooth wove paper mounted to board.
- Dates: 1924
- Dimensions: 10 3/4 x 8 1/4 in. (27.3 x 21 cm) (show scale)
- Signature: Signed and dated lower right, in graphite: "Blanche Lazzell, 1924"
- Inscriptions: Inscribed on verso by Albert Gleizes (with whom Lazzell was studying), in graphite: "Je voudrais dans cette composition moins d'éparpillement / Les [mesures?] sont trop uniformes -- L'action doit être / ecrite plus fortement." ["I would like less scattering in this composition / The [central sections?] are too uniform -- The action must be inscribed more forcefully."]; also, inscribed in different hand, "July 8"
- Collections:American Art
- Museum Location: This item is on view in Robert E. Blum Gallery, 1st Floor
- Accession Number: 2006.43.1
- Credit Line: Gift of Dr. Abram Kanof and Theodore Keel, by exchange, Charles Stewart Smith Memorial Fund, and the Dick S. Ramsay Fund
- Rights Statement: © Estate of Blanche Lazzell
- Caption: Blanche Lazzell (American, 1879-1956). Abstract Composition, 1924. Opaque watercolor and graphite on cream, thin, smooth wove paper mounted to board., 10 3/4 x 8 1/4 in. (27.3 x 21 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Dr. Abram Kanof and Theodore Keel, by exchange, Charles Stewart Smith Memorial Fund, and the Dick S. Ramsay Fund, 2006.43.1. © Estate of Blanche Lazzell
- Record Completeness: Adequate (54%)