Object Timeline

1933

  • Work on this object began.

1937

  • Work on this object ended.

1960

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2021

2022

  • You found it!

Drawing, Bust of Woman Holding a Cigarette

This is a Drawing. It was created by Christina Malman. It is dated 1933–37 and we acquired it in 1960. Its medium is pen and ink, brush and ink, blue color pencil on light brown paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Dexter Masters.

Its dimensions are

45.5 × 30.3 cm (17 15/16 × 11 15/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed in brush and ink, lower right: Malman

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, below: [horizontal arrows emanating from center toward edges of pge]; between arrows: 2 3/8"; below right arrow: Ea[?]mee; above right arrow: [encircled] 303; at right edge: Cue

Cite this object as

Drawing, Bust of Woman Holding a Cigarette; Christina Malman (American, b. England, 1911–1959); USA; pen and ink, brush and ink, blue color pencil on light brown paper; 45.5 × 30.3 cm (17 15/16 × 11 15/16 in.); 1960-214-115

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