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Head of a Violinist (Study for String Quartette)
  • Jack Levine
    born: Boston, Massachusetts, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • Head of a Violinist (Study for String Quartette), 1933
  • Where object was made: United States
  • oil on board
  • Gift of the Federal W.P.A. Art Project
  • Not on display
  • 1941.0007

This painting, done in tones of sepia, shows an older, light –skinned man with a mustache listening with his eyes closed. He looks peaceful, yet attentive.