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Edith Head

A work made of graphite, with brush and black ink, on cream wove paper.

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

Date:

Dec. 22, 1973

Artist:

Don Bachardy
American, born 1934

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Don Bachardy

Title

Edith Head

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1973

Medium

Graphite, with brush and black ink, on cream wove paper

Inscriptions

Signed lower right, in brush and black ink: “Bachardy”; titled and dated by sitter, lower left, in graphite: “Edith Head / Dec. 22, 1973”; inscribed verso, lower right, in graphite: “Edith Head”

Dimensions

74 × 58.5 cm (29 3/16 × 23 1/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the artist

Reference Number

2021.154

Extended information about this artwork

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