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Inscription

by artist, upper right in black crayon: Carelli / 68 rue Drehem[?] / Danseuse / genre Isadora; by later hand, upper right in graphite: 40 (cut off); by later hand, lower right verso in graphite: w

Marks and Labels

artist's mark, stamp upper right in red ink: LL (monogram); artist's estate mark, lower right verso in stamp and purple ink: Leon LEBEGUE / ORLEANS 1863 + 1930 (enclosed in a rectangle)

Provenance

Joseph F. McCrindle [1923-2008], New York; Joseph F. McCrindle Foundation, 2008; gift to NGA, 2009.

Bibliography
2012
Grasselli, Margaret M., and Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., eds. The McCrindle Gift: A Distinguished Collection of Drawings and Watercolors. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art. Washington, 2012: 175 (color).