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Thomas Craven (1889-1969); verso: sketch of same sitter

Object Number: 
1947.221
Date: 
c. 1940-45
Medium: 
Black crayon and charcoal on paper; graphite
Dimensions: 
Overall: 23 1/4 x 18 in. ( 59.1 x 45.7 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower right: "Enit Kaufman"
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower right in black crayon: "Enit Kaufman"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
Art critic Thomas Craven was the author of "Men of Art" (1931), "Modern Art" (1934), "A Treasury of Art Masterpieces" (1939), and "A Treasury of American Prints" (1939). His portrait is part of Kaufman's series of portraits of notable American men and women.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Enit Kaufman
Provenance: 
Enit Kaufman and Dorothy Canfield Fisher, American Portraits (New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1946)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group