Seated Woman with Headdress
Black chalk on paper; laid down.
3 5/16 x 2 3/16 inches (85 x 55 mm)
Purchased as the gift of Mrs. Robert H. Charles.
Estate of the artist; by descent; Harry Margary, the great-grandson of Maria West (daughter of Raphael Lamar West, and granddaughter of Benjamin West); Thos. Agnew and Sons, Ltd., London; from whom purchased 60 drawings, 17 June 1964, and 197 drawings, 15 February 1965, by M. Knoedler and Co., Inc.; from whom purchased 257 drawings by the Morgan Library in 1970.
Kraemer, Ruth S. Drawings by Benjamin West and his son Raphael Lamar West. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1975, no. 135.
Margary, Harry, former owner.
Charles, Robert H., Mrs., donor.