Vincent Nesbert Graphite Portrait Drawing of Woman, circa 1950
Vincent Nesbert (Polish-American, 1898 – 1976)
Untitled (woman), circa 1950
Graphite drawing on paper
Initialed to the lower right
Vincent Nesbert emigrated to the United States from Poland in 1914. Based in Pennsylvania, he studied the Carnegie Institute of Technology and the National Academy of Design. In 1928 he joined the Art Institute of Pittsburgh, where he later served as the dean. Known for his portraits and figural works, he was also a prominent member of the Associated Artists of Pittsburgh.
- Item not examined outside of mounting
- abrasions and scratches to the frame; toning of the paper; stains and smudges to the mat and the drawing.
- measures the frame; sight measures 5" W x 8.5" H.