Portrait of an African-American Cook in "Ordinary" Costume; verso: sketch of a child

Portrait of an African-American Cook in "Ordinary" Costume; verso: sketch of a child
Title
Portrait of an African-American Cook in "Ordinary" Costume; verso: sketch of a child
Medium 
Watercolor, graphite, and brown ink on paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. ( 21.6 x 14 cm )
Description 
Figure
Credit Line 
Purchase
Object Number 
1953.276
Marks 
inscription: lower, ink: "Cuisioniere [?] costume ordinaire, D'apres Martha Church"
Inscriptions 
Inscribed below image in brown ink: "Cuisinière amer. costume ordinaire D'apres Martha church"
Provenance 
De Neuville family, France; E. De Vries, Paris, 1928; Columbia University Press Book Store, NYC, 1929; Old Print Shop, NYC, 1953
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group