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Bookworms: Study for the Painting

Object Number: 
c. 1946
Watercolor, black ink, and graphite on watercolor paper
Overall: 18 3/4 x 24 in. ( 47.6 x 61 cm ) mat: 24 1/8 x 30 1/8 in. ( 61.3 x 76.5 cm )
Signed at lower left in black ink: "Lionel S. Reiss"; verso stamped: "LIONEL S. REISS / 370 CENTRAL PARK WEST / NEW YORK 25, N.Y."
Gallery Label: 
Cox's Bookshop, 123 East 59th Street, New York City.
Credit Line: 
Foster-Jarvis Fund, and contribution of Harry Goldberg
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group