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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1964.154
People
Leon Dabo, American (Detroit MI 1868 - 1960 New York NY)
Title
Beach Scene
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
Oct 9 1931
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/308722
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black crayon on cream tracing paper
Dimensions
35.2 x 43 cm (13 7/8 x 16 15/16 in.)
image: 25.5 x 30.4 cm (10 1/16 x 11 15/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: black ink, lower center: [monogram] / Leon dabo
  • inscription: l.r., graphite, in artist's hand: 10 - 12 / Oct 9 '31
  • label: removed from old mount? now in curatorial file, paper, typed and printed: [printed in red:] American Drawings / Paul Magriel Collection [with information about work]
  • label: removed from old mount? now in curatorial file, paper, printed: The Butler Institute of American Art / 524 Wick Avenue Youngstown 2, Ohio
  • label: removed from old mount? now in curatorial file, paper, printed, stamped and handwritten: [printed in black:] Kulicke Frames, Inc. / Showroom / 1007 Madison Avenue / Factory & Office / 508 E. 73 St. / New York 21, New York; [handwritten in graphite:] Paul Magrial 9777 / [stamped in black ink:] Fitted
Provenance
Paul Magriel. [R. M. Light & Co., Boston Massachusetts], sold; to Fogg Art Museum, 1964.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gifts for Special Uses Fund (through Mr. and Mrs. Henry A. Rudkin)
Accession Year
1964
Object Number
1964.154
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

32Q: 2700 Impressionism, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 07/14/2017 - 11/16/2017

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