Dorothy Canfield Fisher (1879-1958)
Black crayon on card
Overall: 19 x 14 3/4 in. ( 48.3 x 37.5 cm )
signature: lower left: "Enit Kaufman"
Signed at lower right in black crayon: "Enit Kaufman"
The subject of this portrait earned a Ph.D. in languages at Columbia University in 1904 and soon thereafter began to make a name for herself in literary circles. She wrote the biographical entries that accompanied Kaufman's sketches for "American Portraits: Pictures by Enit Kaufman" (1946).
Gift of Enit Kaufman
Enit Kaufman and Dorothy Canfield Fisher, American Portraits (New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1946)
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