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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2009.90.45
People
Walter Sickert, British (Munich, Germany 1860 - 1942 Bathampton, Somerset, England)
Title
Sonia Alomis
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
c. 1922
Culture
British
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Etching and drypoint
Dimensions
plate: 13.4 x 9.3 cm (5 1/4 x 3 11/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: Signed in pencil Sickert lower right
  • inscription: plate, l.l., above borderline, in artist's hand: Lettered at l.l., above the borderline, in cursive script: "Sonia Alomis in the Dybuck - The greatest actress of the age"
  • inscription: plate, l.r., above borderline, etching, in artist's hand: Sickert
  • inscription: l.r., below platemark, graphite, in artist's hand: Sickert
  • label: from removed backing board: The Fine Art Society PLC / 148 New Bond Street London W1S 2JT / December 2002 20327 / Walter Richard Sickert RA / 1860-1942 / Sonia Alomis, circa 1922 / Etching and drypoint, in the second (final) state / Reference: Bromberg 209 ii/II, this impression cited / Exhibited: The Fine Art Society, 2002, Sickert: Pages Torn from the Book of Life (77), New York
  • inscription: plate, l.l., below borderline: lettered, l.l., below borderline, in italics: "Sickert inv del et sc"
  • inscription: bottom center, below borderline: Lettered, in open capitals: "SONIA ALOMIS"
  • inscription: u.r. corner of sheet, graphite: 20327
  • inscription: l.l. corner of sheet, graphite: "10076 BR 209 2/2"; "7026 E"; "366 R"
  • inscription: center, lower edge of sheet, graphite: "2nd State (with title)"
  • inscription: l.r. corner of sheet, graphite: "S. 12693" and "OH"
Provenance
[The Fine Art Society PLC London December 4 2002]; Patricia Cornwell; Harvard Art Museum
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
ii/II
Standard Reference Number
Br. 209, ii/II
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Patricia Cornwell
Copyright
© Estate of Walter Richard Sickert / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Accession Year
2009
Object Number
2009.90.45
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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