Caricature of Friedrich Schorr as Leonardo Da Vinci (1888-1953)

Caricature of Friedrich Schorr as Leonardo Da Vinci (1888-1953)
Title
Caricature of Friedrich Schorr as Leonardo Da Vinci (1888-1953)
Date 
1931
Medium 
Graphite on paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 6 7/8 x 5 1/2 in. ( 17.5 x 14 cm )
Description 
Portrait
Credit Line 
Gift of the Family of William Henry Walker
Object Number 
1990.1.132
Marks 
signature, date, and inscription: lower right: "Wm. H. Walker / Mar 10 / Memory Sketch" inscription: lower center: "The Wanderer / friedSchorr"
Inscriptions 
Signed and inscribed at lower right in graphite: "Wm. H.Walker / Mar 10'' / Memory Sketch"; signed by sitter at lower center: " 'The Wanderer' / Fried Schorr"
Gallery Label 
The subject, an opera singer, was born in Nagyvarad, Hungary (later Rumania). He performed with New York's Metropolitan Opera Co. from 1924 to 1943.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group