Year of Realization
Pen and Ink
9 3/4 x 13 1/2
Reclining Nude: A stylized pen and ink drawing of a reclining nude by Marcel Gromaire, 1953; signed and dated lower right.
French born Gromaire (1892-1971) was a painter and printmaker known for the rich textural quality of his works. He briefly relocated to the United States, where he received the coveted Carnegie Prize in 1952. In France, he was made commander of the Legion d'Honneur and received the Grand Prix National des Arts in 1958.
Dimensions listed below are for the piece unframed. As currently matted and framed it measures 20" x 23 1/2.".