Piltti Heiskanen

Paul Sample, American, 1896 - 1974

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early 1940s

Graphite on wove paper

Sheet: 10 × 8 in. (25.4 × 20.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Dianne and Thomas McFarland

2014.43

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Drawing

Classification

Drawing

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed and signed, lower right: To Christl + Piltti— / Paul Sample; [label of a Munich frame maker on frame backing].

Provenance

The artist; to the sitter, Piltti Heiskanen (1912-2001) and his wife Christine (1919-2006), early 1940s; collection of Christine Heiskanen, after her husband’s death in 2001; to Thomas McFarland, executor of her estate, and his wife, Diane, upon the death of Christine Heiskanen in 2006; given to present collection, 2014.

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