Modernist drawing of a nude by Emily Farnham (American, 1912-2004). Signed "Emily Farnham, Provincetown 1949." Born in Kent, Ohio, Farnham studied at Cleveland School of Art and earned her MA and Ph.D. at Ohio State University. She studied with Hans Hofmann and had a prominent career as a professor (Kent State, East Carolina and European Studies Center in Bonn), artist, and author. Image, 22”H x 16”W. Presented in a silver metal over wood frame. Slight age toning on paper, stains on mat.