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Portia, between 1934 and 1943

  • Ida Abelman, American, 1910 - 2002

Lithograph printed in color ink on wove paper

  • Image: 14 3/4 × 12 3/8 inches (37.5 × 31.4 cm) Sheet: 17 3/8 × 12 5/8 inches (44.1 × 32.1 cm)

Gift of the Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project

43.117

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • New deal
  • Lithography
  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Portrait
  • Lithograph
  • Girl
  • United states

Signed, in pencil, lower right: Ida Abelman

Watermark: (NA)VARRE Stamped, lower left: FEDERAL ART PROJECT | NYC WPA

Inscribed, in pencil, lower center: Portia Inscribed, lower right corner: 4

Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project; 1943-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

All works created under the Federal Art Project (FAP) are in the public domain.

Ida Abelman, Portia, between 1934 and 1943, lithograph printed in color ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project, 43.117.