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Reclining Nude
  • Howard Warshaw
    1920–1977
    born: New York, New York, United States
  • Reclining Nude, 1950–1951
  • Where object was made: United States
  • ink, graphite, gouache
  • Paper Type: Dark green wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 16.2 x 33.1 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 3/8 x 13 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift from the John and Ann Talleur Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2001.0212
Description
Literature

Gray, black, and white nude woman in an interior. The woman is lying on her back with her head on the left side. She has her right hand toward the viewer. Her right knee is in the air and her left knee is against the ground behind her. There is a white cloth behind her waist and under her. There is a darker wall on the left side. Her head is more incomplete than the rest of her body.