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Valetta Swann (British/Mexico City, 1904-1973), Two Drawings of Female Nudes, mixed media on paper, signed and dated 1937

Valetta Swann (British/Mexico City, 1904-1973), Two Drawings of Female Nudes, mixed media on paper, signed and dated 1937

Product Description:

Each signed "Valetta Swann", located "London", and dated "1937" lower left in black ink, unframed

Dimensions:

Standing Figure: Height 23 in. x Width 16.5 in.

Prone Figure: Height 17.25 in. x 23.25 in.

Condition:

Appear fine. Stored in a humidity controlled environment; one with vertical crease to right side and water mark; the other with vertical crease to upper right. Please contact cataloging@lofty.com for specific condition questions.

Provenance:

Private collection

About The Artist:

Anna Valetta Hayman-Joyce painted under the the name "Valetta Swann". In 1940, she married the Austrian-born British social anthropologist Bronislaw Malinowski. The couple moved to the United States from Europe. After Malinowski's death in 1940, Swann settled permanently in Mexico City, where she had her first solo exhibition at the Palacio de Bellas Artes in 1945. Swann was a member of Mexico's Sal—n de la Pl‡stica Mexicana.

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Valetta Swann (British/Mexico City, 1904-1973), Two Drawings of Female Nudes, mixed media on paper, signed and dated 1937

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