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Waltz of Death

Artist

Gustave Adolf Mossa

Date

1906

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Waltz of Death, Gustave Adolf Mossa
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Medium: Drawings and Watercolors, Drawings-Watercolor (Do Not Use) | Watercolor and black chalk
Size: 19 x 11 in. (48.26 x 27.94 cm) (sight)25 1/4 x 17 15/16 x 5/8 in. (64.14 x 45.56 x 1.59 cm) (outer frame)
Creation Place: Europe, France
Culture: Europe, France
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Date; SignatureInscribed in pen, in lower margin: [Elle aimait trop le bal, c'est ce qui l 'a tuée...] [GUSTAV ADOLF MOSSA/NICIENSIS PINXIT/MCMVI], lower left center
Physical Description: Woman in a ball gown with a distorted body face to face with a skull; candles on candlesticks in left foreground; stone arch bridge in background
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 74.18
Rights: © Estate Gustave Adolphe Mossa / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
Artist: Gustave Mossa, French, 1883 - 1971
Role: Artist
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1883 - 1971
Added to Site: February 28, 2009