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Portrait of My Initials, K.K.

A work made of brush and black ink on cream wove paper.
© 2019 The Estate of David Smith / Licensed by VAGA at Artists Rights Society (ARS), NY.

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  • A work made of brush and black ink on cream wove paper.

Date:

1954

Artist:

David Smith
American, 1906-1965

About this artwork

This spare drawing was made for Katharine Kuh, a pioneering modernist art historian and gallerist who became the Art Institute’s first female curator of European painting and sculpture in 1954.

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Artist

David Smith

Title

Portrait of My Initials, K.K.

Origin

United States

Date

1954

Medium

Brush and black ink on cream wove paper

Dimensions

225 × 295 mm

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Kuh

Reference Number

1994.168

Copyright

© 2019 The Estate of David Smith / Licensed by VAGA at Artists Rights Society (ARS), NY.

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