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The Pont-Aven Headdress
The Pont-Aven Headdress
Artist:
Date:
1954
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Traces Of Graphite Under Pen And India Ink With Watercolor On Cream Wove Paper, Affixed To Paper Mount
Dimensions:
Sheet: 328 x 435 mm (12 15/16 x 17 1/8 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Galerie Louis Carre (Paris, purchased from the artist), David B. Findlay Galleries (New York); Hanley Coll. (from sale, N.Y., P-B., 7 March 1968, no. 54 repro.) gift to de Young.

Accession Number:
69.30.86
Acquisition Date:
1969-12-31
Credit Line:

Memorial gift from Dr. T. Edward and Tullah Hanley, Bradford, Pennsylvania

WOMEN OF NORMANDY, two royal figures, nobility, possibly queens with elaborate, jewelled gowns, large collars and tall, lacey headdresses, one wears a choker with cross, other woman wears corset which shows off her breasts, stain glass stoic images.