Portrait of Gladys Swarthout (1904-1969)

Portrait of Gladys Swarthout (1904-1969)
Title
Portrait of Gladys Swarthout (1904-1969)
Date 
1933
Medium 
Graphite on notepad paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 1/8 x 5 5/16 in. ( 18.1 x 13.5 cm )
Description 
Portrait
Credit Line 
Gift of the Family of William Henry Walker
Object Number 
1990.1.161
Marks 
signature: lower left: "Wm HWalker" inscription and date: lower right: "Gladys Swarthout / Apr 11/33 / METROPOLITAN / OPERA CO."
Inscriptions 
Signed at lower left in graphite: "Wm H Walker"; inscribed at lower right: "Apr 11/33 / METROPOLITAN OPERA CO."; signed by sitter at lower right: "Gladys Swarthout"
Gallery Label 
A mezzo-soprano, Gladys Swarthout performed with opera companies in Chicago from 1924 until 1929, then joined New York's Metropolitan Opera Co.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group