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

Object Number: 
1990.1.132
Date: 
1931
Medium: 
Graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 7/8 x 5 1/2 in. ( 17.5 x 14 cm )
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"
Description: 
Portrait
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.
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