American, 1922– 2015

Julian Wood Glass Jr.

Date: 1988

In this portrait drawing, executed in the last several years of his life, Julian Wood Glass Jr. is the sole focus of the viewer’s attention. Unlike other portrayals that situate Glass within his collections, the collector is alone. Seated in an armchair and dressed in a dinner jacket, he regards the viewer with a measured, direct gaze.

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Medium: Charcoal and Pastel on Paper

Inscriptions: Signed and dated lower right: "aas '88"

Dimensions: H: 16 3/4 x W: 13 5/8 in.

Place: America

Accession: 0158

Collection: Julian Wood Glass Jr. Collection

Category: Works on Paper - Portraits

Tags: Charcoal , Pastel , Julian Wood Glass

Purchased March 16, 1988 from Davis & Langdale. Exhibited Davis & Langdale Company, New York, Summer, 1986, A Contemporary Selection (#23, no catalogue).