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Portrait of Jane Wallach

Elie Nadelman

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM White marble on green stone base
DATES ca. 1917-1918
DIMENSIONS 26 1/8 x 17 7/8 x 14 1/8 in. (66.4 x 45.4 x 35.9 cm) Base: 2 3/16 in. (5.6 cm)  (show scale)
SIGNATURE Incised along bottom edge at back: "ELIE NADELMAN"
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CREDIT LINE Gift of Edna Barger
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CAPTION Elie Nadelman (American, 1882-1946). Portrait of Jane Wallach, ca. 1917-1918. White marble on green stone base, 26 1/8 x 17 7/8 x 14 1/8 in. (66.4 x 45.4 x 35.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Edna Barger, 54.74. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE front, 54.74_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Half-length figure of woman with hair in a bun; head turns very slightly to proper left; arms crossed over chest; wearing simple, loose garment with long sleeves; soft modeling; striated texture in hair; atop base with bands. Condition: Good; few marks on hands, few scratches and dings on back
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