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Portrait of Jascha Heifetz (1901-1987)

Object Number: 
1990.1.33
Date: 
1927
Medium: 
Graphite on paper with black ink list on verso
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 2 7/8 in. ( 15.2 x 7.3 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower right: "Wm HWalker / '27" inscription: lower center: "Jascha Heifetz"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower right in graphite: "Wm H Walker / '27"; signed by sitter at lower center: "Jascha Heifetz"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
Russian-born violinist Jascha Heifetz made his New York debut at Carnegie Hall on October 27, 1917.
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