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Sketch of partial human body

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Sketch of partial human body

Artist: Alfred Jacob Miller (American, 1810 - 1874)

Date: 1837
Medium: pencil on paper
Dimensions:
6 3/16 x 7 3/16 inches (15.7 x 18.3 cm)
Frame: 12 7/8 × 16 1/2 × 1 1/8 inches (32.7 × 41.9 × 2.9 cm)
Classification: Paper
Credit Line: Bequest of H.J. Lutcher Stark, 1965
Object number: 31.34.31.A_verso
Accession Number: 1965.2.634.A
DescriptionSketch is faint.
Provenance: Artist; Lloyd O. Miller [1]; (Edward Eberstadt & Sons, New York, New York)[2]; purchased February 10, 1958 by H.J. Lutcher Stark [1887-1965]; bequeathed September 2, 1965 to the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation; accessioned to the Stark Museum of Art | 1. Reynolds, Karen Dewees. Alfred Jacob Miller: Artist on the Oregon Trail. Fort Worth, TX: Amon Carter Museum, 1982. Includes Catalogue Raisonne by Karen Dewees Reynolds & William R. Johnston. p. 315-16 no. 363 | 2. “We have been some ten or a dozen years amassing the rest of this collection from various individuals who were direct descendents[sic] of the pioneer artist himself.” (excerpt from a letter to HJLS from Charles Eberstadt dated November 26, 1957)