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Profile Portrait of Josef Lhévinne (1874-1944)

Object Number: 
1990.1.206
Date: 
1936
Medium: 
Graphite on notepad paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 5 in. ( 17.8 x 12.7 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower left: "Wm.H.Walker" inscriptions and date: lower center: "Thank you! / Josef Lhevinne / Feb 25 - 36 / JOSEPH LHEVINNE"
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower left in graphite: "Wm. H. Walker"; inscribed at lower right: "JOSEPH LHEVINNE"; signed by sitter at lower right: "Thank you! Josef Lhevinne / Feb 26 -- 36"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
Lhévinne, a Russian-born pianist, had his U.S. debut with the Russian Symphony Orchestra in New York, in 1906. He later taught at the Julliard Graduate School.
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