Portrait Toscha Seidel (1899-1962)

Object Number: 
1990.1.167
Date: 
1933
Medium: 
Graphite on notepad paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/8 x 5 5/16 in. ( 18.1 x 13.5 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower left: "Wm H Walker / Oct 17/33 / D. T." inscriptions: right: "Toscha Seidel" and lower left: "TOSCHA SEIDEL"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in graphite: "Wm H Walker / Oct 17/33 / D. T. / TOSCHA SEIDEL"; signed by sitter at lower right: "Toscha Seidel"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
The subject, a native of Odessa, had his American debut as a concert violinist at Carnegie Hall on April 14, 1918. He later performed as a soloist for CBS (1930-32) and MGM Studios (1938-39).
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