Portrait of Jascha Heifetz (1901-1987)
Graphite on paper with black ink list on verso
Overall: 6 x 2 7/8 in. ( 15.2 x 7.3 cm )
signature and date: lower right: "Wm HWalker / '27" inscription: lower center: "Jascha Heifetz"
Signed and inscribed at lower right in graphite: "Wm H Walker / '27"; signed by sitter at lower center: "Jascha Heifetz"
Russian-born violinist Jascha Heifetz made his New York debut at Carnegie Hall on October 27, 1917.
Gift of the Family of William Henry Walker
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