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Reclining Nude (Liegenden Akt)

Accession Number
2007/2.119

Title
Reclining Nude (Liegenden Akt)

Artist(s)
George Grosz

Artist Nationality
German (culture or style)

Object Creation Date
1915

Medium & Support
ink on brown wove paper

Dimensions
16 ½ in x 13 in (41.91 cm x 33.02 cm)

Credit Line
Gift of the Ernst Pulgram and Frances McSparran Collection

Label copy
Recent Acquisitions: Curators Choice Part I, November 12, 2011-March 18, 2012
George Grosz
Germany, 1883–1959
Reclining Nude
1915
Ink on brown paper
Gift of the Ernst Pulgram and Frances McSparran Collection, 2007/2.119

Subject matter
Female nude lying on back with arm in air.

Physical Description
Nude woman on back, her right hand in air, her head at bottom center with her knees pointed left. Her left arm lies on (suggested) floor, pointing left.

Primary Object Classification
Drawing

Primary Object Type
study

Collection Area
Modern and Contemporary

Rights
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Keywords
females
models (people)
nudes
reclining
study

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