Current Location:
Allendale Campus -> Thomas J. and Marcia J. Haas Center for Performing Arts
Location Notes:
PAC; Left of Room 1115

Figure Study

Artwork
Identifier:
2006.236.1
Artist:
Rana Chalabi
Credit:
Gift of the Artist
Medium:
Chalk on Paper
Date:
2006
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 19.75 in Width: 27.5 in
Description:
Nude female study in black charcoal with white highlights. View from behind with left leg facing front and right leg facing back, weight of figure on left arm.
Historical Context:
Rana Chalabi is an Egyptian artist who works in various mediums such as watercolor, charcoal, inks, mixed media, oils, sculptures, and printed graphics. She often does her watercolors on site but also works in her studio on the banks of the Nile. There are various themes in Chalabi's work, from Ancient Egyptian fantasies to still life imagery.

Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Terms:
Contemporary
chalk
Library of Congress Subjects:
Human figure in art