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Sévillane Dénudée
  • Brassaï
    1899–1984
    born: Brasov, Hungary ; died: Nice, France ; active: France
  • Sévillane Dénudée, 1934–1935
  • Transmutations
  • Where object was made: France
  • photoengraving, cliché-verre
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 23.9 x 17.8 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 3/8 x 7 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0134
Description
Literature

Black-and-white, abstract image of a woman, lying vertically and drawn in a chalky white on a black background. The figure consists of simple lines but has a formed torso and legs. In the background there are small white dots and scratched lines that are horizontal and vertical.