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Portrait '41
  • Karl Knaths
    1891–1971
    born: Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States ; died: Hyannis, Massachusetts, United States
  • Portrait '41, 1941
  • Where object was made: United States
  • oil on hardboard
  • Canvas/Support: 52.1 x 38.4 cm
    Canvas/Support: 20 1/2 x 15 1/8 in
  • Museum purchase
  • On view: Gallery 405, West Wall
  • 1974.0002
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Abstract, bust-length portrait of figure with brown hair who is wearing a red shirt. Proper right cheek has red patch; left cheek has pink/peach patch. Above the proper left eye is purple and red.