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Catalog Number X1966.04.01
Title SMALL SINGLE BATHER
Object Name Painting
Artist DeNiro, Robert
Dimensions H-20.125 W-15 inches
Medium Tempera on Paper
Date 1955
Notes A small painting made up of multiple layers of wash depicting a figure composed of red and purple contour lines. There are indications of two arms, crossed legs, small breasts and an oval head whose center is a pure white while the underwash on the rest of the body is lavender. This figure lounges on a small white form, also contour, that suggests a pillow. There is vidence of multiple layers of underpainting. Behind the figure is a long length of gray green wash against ground that is not uniform, but inconsistantly light gray that shifts to purple at times.
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