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Drawing, Study for a portrait

This is a Drawing. It was created by Harriet Blackstone. It is dated n.d. and we acquired it in 1968. Its medium is graphite on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Stell Andersen. It is credited Gift of Miss Stell Andersen.

Its dimensions are

26.8 × 20.5 cm (10 9/16 × 8 1/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed in graphite, center right: HB

It is inscribed

Verso: Inscribe in graphite, center right: Arrangement for four heads/ HB

Cite this object as

Drawing, Study for a portrait; Harriet Blackstone (American, 1864 - 1939); USA; graphite on paper; 26.8 × 20.5 cm (10 9/16 × 8 1/16 in.); Gift of Miss Stell Andersen; 1968-101-23-m

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