Robert Henri
Date: 1893
Medium: Ink on paper
Dimensions: sheet: 9 1/4 × 10 3/4 in. (23.5 × 27.3 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Helen Farr Sloan
Object Number: 1900-159
About: This sheet has two drawings--one of artist Robert Henri and a second of a turtle and a tree. These were made by Japanese artist-reporter Beisen Kubota on October 5th, 1893, in Philadelphia as a demonstration of a Japanese brushwork technique. Henri and John Sloan, also in attendance, would experiment with the technique over the following year.
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