Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

Mons. D. lisant (Mr. D. Reading)
  • Jacques Villon
    1875–1963
    born: Damville, France ; died: Puteaux, France
  • Mons. D. lisant (Mr. D. Reading), 1913
  • Where object was made: France
  • drypoint
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 388 x 295 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 490 x 360 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15 1/4 x 11 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 19 1/4 x 14 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2000.0075
Multimedia
Description

Cubist portrait, of mostly vertical lines in varying densities used to define planes, breaking up half-length view of a man.