Sketch of Nude Figure Holding a Scythe (The Personification of Death)

Object Number: 
Z.3387
Date: 
1846-79
Medium: 
Graphite on gray paper
Dimensions: 
sheet: 10 x 8 7/8 in. (25.4 x 22.5 cm)
Marks: 
Inscription: in graphite at lower center in the hand of John Ward Dunsmore : "pencil sketch by /Couture"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed by John Ward Dunsmore at lower center in graphite: "pencil sketch by / Couture"; at lower left: John Ward Dunsmore Collection stamp
Credit Line: 
Gift of John Ward Dunsmore
Provenance: 
John Ward Dunsmore, Dover, New Jersey, 1941
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group