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The Ballerina, drawing for plate eight from Cirque

A work made of brush and black ink and watercolor, over traces of graphite, with border in pen and black ink, on tan wove tracing paper.
© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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  • A work made of brush and black ink and watercolor, over traces of graphite, with border in pen and black ink, on tan wove tracing paper.

Date:

c. 1935

Artist:

Georges Rouault
French, 1871–1958

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Georges Rouault

Title

The Ballerina, drawing for plate eight from Cirque

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1930–1940

Medium

Brush and black ink and watercolor, over traces of graphite, with border in pen and black ink, on tan wove tracing paper

Inscriptions

Signed recto, lower left, in pen and black ink: "GR"

Dimensions

32.1 × 21.9 cm (12 11/16 × 8 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Dorothy Braude Edinburg to the Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection

Reference Number

2013.1016

Copyright

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

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