Portrait of Mischa Elman (b. 1891)

Object Number: 
1990.1.142
Date: 
1932
Medium: 
Graphite on notepad paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 15/16 x 5 5/16 in. ( 17.6 x 13.5 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower left: "Wm HWalker / Feb 2/32" inscription: lower center: "Mischa Elman"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in graphite: "Wm H Walker / Feb 2/32"; signed by sitter at lower center: "Mischa Elman"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
A Russian-born violinist, Elman had his U.S. debut with the Russian Symphony Orchestra in New York in 1908.
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