2 March 2006
John Sloan (1871-1951)
Woman with Head on Hand
signed '-John Sloan-' (lower left)
oil on board laid down on masonite
13 x 19 in. (33 x 48.3 cm.)
Painted circa 1933.
John M. Stratton.
By descent to the present owner.
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R. Elzea, John Sloan's Oil Paintings: A Catalogue Raisonné, Newark, Delaware, 1991, p. 344, no. 959, illustrated.
Poughkeepsie, New York, Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, on extended loan, n.d.
The model depicted is most likely Gitel Kahn, a frequent model for the artist.
Property from a Private Collection, Greenwich, Connecticut
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