Portrait of Mischa Elman (b. 1891)
Graphite on notepad paper
Overall: 6 15/16 x 5 5/16 in. ( 17.6 x 13.5 cm )
signature and date: lower left: "Wm HWalker / Feb 2/32" inscription: lower center: "Mischa Elman"
Signed and inscribed at lower left in graphite: "Wm H Walker / Feb 2/32"; signed by sitter at lower center: "Mischa Elman"
A Russian-born violinist, Elman had his U.S. debut with the Russian Symphony Orchestra in New York in 1908.
Gift of the Family of William Henry Walker
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