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Lute Player, 1935
Rosalind Bengelsdorf Browne

Gouache over graphite on paper, Image H: 13 in, Image W: 9 in, Paper H: 14 in, Paper W: 9 7/8 in, Mat H: 20 in, Mat W: 16 in
Gift of Jerry Leiber, 1984  84.486
Not On View
Primary Title Notes: Catalogue card
Inscriptions:
recto: l.l. black ink "R. Bengelsdorf - 35"; previous backng? (not extant?): green ink "C113" and "A429"

Labels/Stamps:
labels on file: printed and typed paper label "SID DEUTSCH GALLERY / 43 East 80th Street, New York, N.Y. 10021 / (212) 861 4429 / ARTIST Rosaland Bengelsdorf A 429 / TITLE Lute Player / Date 1935 Size 13 x 9 Medium gouache"; printed and typed paper label "WASHBURN GALLERY / 42 EAST 57th STREET / NEW YORK, N.Y. 10022 / ARTIST: ROSALIND BENGELSDORF #6558 / TITLE: Lute Player, 1935 / MEDIUM: Gouache / SIZE: 13 3/16" x 8 3/4""; handwritten gum label, red marker and graphite "J. LEIBER / MORGAN MANHATTAN STOAGE / TR# 295 / LEIBER GOA / 12/27/84"; handwritten gum label, blue marker and ink "TR:44-80 / Rosalind Bengelsdorf / Lute Player [underlined], 1935 / 13 3/16" x 8 3/4" (33.4 x 22.2 cm) SIGHT / 12 3/4" x 8 3/4" (32.4 x 22.2 cm) COMP."; printed and handwritten paper label "Eagle Transfer Corp. / 435 Greenwich Street New York, New York 10013 / (212) 966-4100 / REF. NO: / A-1231 / ITEM NO: / #2"; printed and typed paper label "THE NEWARK MUSEUM / Rosalind Bengelsdorf / Lute Player [underlined], 1935 / Gouache / Gift of Jerry Leiber, 1984 84.486 / 49 WASHINGTON STREET, P.O. BOX 54, NEWARK, NEW JERSEY 07101-0540"

Provenance: The artist, New York, New York until c. 1979; with Sid Deutsch Gallery, New York, New York, 1979; Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Leiber, New York, New York 1979-1984
Exhibition History:
"American Drawings, 1900-1960, from the Permanent Collection of The Newark Museum", The Newark Museum (September 3 - November 1, 1994)

Keywords: Lute, Music, Abstraction