Edgar Yaeger Charcoal Drawings of Female Nudes, 1971 - 1977
Edgar Yaeger (American, 1904 – 1997)
Untitled (female nudes), 1971 – 1977
Charcoal on paper including one double-sided sheet
Signed and dated to the lower corners
Known for his modern abstract style and his WPA murals of the Depression era, Yaeger was influenced by European modernists such as Paul Cézanne, Pablo Picasso, and Giorgio de Chirico. Yaeger’s work has been exhibited at many institutions including the Museum of Modern Art, the Detroit Institute of Art, the Corcoran Gallery, the Art Institute of Chicago, and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, among others.
- uneven toning to the paper concentrated to the edges; stains to the edges; smudges to charcoal; tears, loss, and creases to the corners of largest double-sided sheet; pinholes to the corners of all sheets; minor tears and wear to all edges.
- measures largest sheet.