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Etude du nu
  • Robert Demachy
    1859–1936
    born: Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France ; died: Hennequeville, France
  • Etude du nu, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Robert Demachy
  • Where object was made: France
  • gum bichromate print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 22.1 x 15.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 11/16 x 6 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1975.0053.14
Description

Black and white image of woman on her back. Lower half of her body is covered by a blanket while her breasts are left exposed. She has long hair and it is difficult to tell whether her eyes are open or closed.