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BELA KADAR 1877-1956
Budapest 1877-1956 (Hungarian)

Title: Mary Elisabeth with her Child, ca. 1920

Technique: Original Inscribed and Signed Pencil Drawing on paper

Size: 23 x 15 cm / 9 x 6 in

Additional Information: This is an early original drawing by Bela Kadar, probably from the 1920’s.
It is hand inscribed and signed by the artist in pencil “Mary Elisabeth with her child, Bela” in the lower right corner.
This is a portrait of Bela Kadar’s friend and supporter, Mary Elizabeth Gise.

Provenance: Istvan and Imre Deak Collection, USA
Mary Elizabeth Gise (Mrs. Imre Deak), New York

1. Gilden´s Arts UK, 2007. Kadar Bela & The Deak Family; Works on Paper; New York 1920-1930. London: Gilden´s Arts UK. No. 2
2. Gilden’s Arts Gallery and Virag Judit Gallery, 2012. Bela Kadar, An American Collection, Budapest: Virag Jurit Gallery, illustrated page 48.

Condition: Good condition. Light crease in the lower right corner. Very light surface dirt. Unexamined out of the frame.
The work will be sold unframed.