Carl Link (American, 1887-1968) Dorsha Hayes, probable The Dance Magazine cover, circa 1929 Gouache on board 33 x 23 in. (sight) Signed faintly lower center Inscribed 'Miss Hayes' on the reverse Previously from the Estate of Charles Martignette The dancer featured in this work is Dorsha Hayes. She debuted in 1912 starring in Pierre Loti's "Daughter of Heaven." After retiring from the stage in 1936, Hayes became a well known writer publishing books such as Who Walk with the Earth? and Mrs. Heaton's Daughter.