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Nude Reading

John Sloan  (American, Lock Haven, Pennsylvania 1871–1951 Hanover, New Hampshire)

Date: 1928
Medium: Etching; fourth state of four
Dimensions: plate: 5 1/16 x 6 15/16 in. (12.8 x 17.7 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Gift of Ernest Shapiro and Family, 1995
Accession Number: 1995.411.98
Signatures, Inscriptions, and Markings:
Signature: In graphite at lower right: “John Sloan”
Inscription: In graphite at lower left: “100 proofs”; in graphite at lower center: “Nude Reading”
Catalogue Raisonné:
Morse 234 iv/iv

This artwork is owned by The Metropolitan Museum of Art  but is not currently on on display.


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