13 November 2001
Chez Mondrian, Paris
Gelatin silver print. 1926/Printed later. Signed and dated in pencil on the verso.
9¾ x 7 3/8in. (24.7 x 18.8cm.) Framed.
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With her high-piled ringlets, gold earrings and heavy black kohl, the woman portrayed in this funerary painting offers a glimpse of life almost 2,000 years ago