Portrait of Friedrich Schorr (1888-1953)

Object Number: 
1990.1.131
Date: 
1931
Medium: 
Graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 11/16 x 5 1/2 in. ( 19.5 x 14 cm )
Marks: 
inscription, date, and signature: lower left: "Dutch Treat / Mar 10/31 / Wm HWalker" inscriptions: lower right: "friedSchorr" and "FRIEDRICH / SCHORR / MET. OPERA CO Baritone"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed at lower left in graphite: "Dutch Treat / Mar 10/31 / Wm. H.Walker"; at lower right: "FRIEDRICH / SCHORR / MET. OPERA Co. Baritone"; signed by sitter at lower right: "Fried Schorr"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
The subject, an opera singer, was born in Nagyvarad, Hungary (later Rumania). He performed with New York's Metropolitan Opera Co. from 1924 to 1943.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Family of William Henry Walker
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group