Portrait of Lauritz Lebrecth Hommel Melchior (1890-1973)
Graphite on notepad paper
Overall: 7 1/8 x 5 5/16 in. ( 18.1 x 13.5 cm )
Gift of the Family of William Henry Walker
signature, inscription and date: lower left: "Wm. H. Walker / Dutch Treat Club / Mar 6/34"
inscriptions: lower right: "Lauritz Melchior / LAURITZ MELCHIOR / DANISH TENOR MET. OPERA CO"
Signed and inscribed at lower left in graphite: "Wm. H. Walker / Dutch Treat Club / Mar 6/34'; at lower right: "LAURITZ MELCHOIR / DANISH TENOR MET. OPERA CO"; signed by sitter at lower center: "Lauritz Melchoir"
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