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Isadora Duncan

Accession Number
1950/1.117

Title
Isadora Duncan

Artist(s)
Abraham Walkowitz

Artist Nationality
American (North American)

Object Creation Date
1915-1950

Medium & Support
pen, watercolor, and graphite on paper

Dimensions
14 in x 8 9/16 in (35.56 cm x 21.75 cm);22 1/16 in x 18 1/8 in (56.04 cm x 46.04 cm)

Credit Line
Gift of Abraham Walkowitz

Subject matter
The woman in this drawing, dancer, Isadora Duncan, was a favorite subject of Walkowitz, who made hundreds of similar drawings. 

Physical Description
A drawing of a woman standing, facing the viewer, with knees turned slightly to the left and arms extended to the sides, slightly raised. 

Primary Object Classification
Drawing

Collection Area
Modern and Contemporary

Rights
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Keywords
dancers
dances (performance events)
drawing (image-making)
modern and contemporary art
women (female humans)

3 Related Resources

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