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Reclining Man

A work made of pen and brown and black ink, brush and brown and gray washes, and blue crayon on cream wove paper.
© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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  • A work made of pen and brown and black ink, brush and brown and gray washes, and blue crayon on cream wove paper.

Date:

1951

Artist:

Jean Hélion
French, 1904-1987

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Prints and Drawings

Artist

Jean Hélion

Title

Reclining Man

Origin

France

Date

1951

Medium

Pen and brown and black ink, brush and brown and gray washes, and blue crayon on cream wove paper

Inscriptions

Signed recto, lower left, in pen and brown ink: "Helion"; in pen and black ink: "24-1-51"; inscribed verso, top, right center, in pen and black ink: "Dear Katharine,/ I hope you will accept as/ a gift the only sketch I could/ find of this period that is non/ dispersed (1950)/ Bien cordialement/ Helion/ Nove 10, 1964"

Dimensions

238 × 309 mm

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Kuh

Reference Number

1994.150

Copyright

© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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