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Drawing (France)

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1920s and we acquired it in 1955. Its medium is brush and watercolor, graphite on white paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

  • Object ID #907130243
  • silk, twill weave; screen printed.
  • Lent by The Art Institute of Chicago, Gift of Robert Allerton, 1924.184.
  • 34.2016.5

Its dimensions are

46 x 61 cm (18 1/8 in. x 24 in.)

It is signed

Signed in blue and purple inks, lower right: "Teheran" Léon Bakst

Cite this object as

Drawing (France); brush and watercolor, graphite on white paper; 46 x 61 cm (18 1/8 in. x 24 in.); 1955-126-1

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