Dancing Figure

Object Number: 
2001.103
Date: 
1944
Medium: 
Black ink and watercolor over graphite on paper coated with albumen glazing laid on board
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/2 x 4 5/8 in. ( 16.5 x 11.7 cm )
Marks: 
Inscribed: Lower left in brown ink: "To Dudley from all of us" Signed and dated: Lower left in black ink: "Corbino 44"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in brown watercolor: "To Dudley from all of us"; signed and inscrbed below in black ink: "Corbino 44"
Description: 
A freely rendered, expressionistic dancing female figure facing left and dressed in classicizing drapery.
Gallery Label: 
The sheet is related to the painting "Carmen Jones" (2001.102) as well as the preparatory compositional study in reverse (2001.104).
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Laurie Vance Johnson and Edward Dudley Hume Johnson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group