Portrait of Jascha Heifetz (1901-1987)

Object Number: 
1990.1.169
Date: 
1933
Medium: 
Graphite on notepad paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/8 x 5 5/16 in. ( 18.1 x 13.5 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions and date: lower right: "Yours in sympathy - / Jascha Heifetz / 1933 / Dec 12/33 / JACOBO HEIFITZ"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed along lower edge in graphite: "Dec 12/33 JACOBO HEIFETZ"; signed by sitter at lower right: "Yours in sympathy -- / Jascha Heifetz / 1933"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
Russian-born violinist Jascha Heifetz made his New York debut at Carnegie Hall on October 27, 1917.
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