Identification and Creation
Object Number
2001.200
People
Ralston Crawford, American (St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada 1906 - 1978 Houston, Texas)
Title
Study for "Third Avenue Elevated"
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1952
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/167821
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Gouache over black chalk on off-white wove paper
Dimensions
image: 26.3 x 17.7 cm (10 3/8 x 6 15/16 in.)
sheet: 28 x 19.5 cm (11 x 7 11/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • label: back of frame, paper, printed and typed; inscribed: APG 14378D.51 [inscribed at u.r.: 417]
  • inscription: backing, lower left, graphite: RC42754
  • inscription: l.c. in black ink: May 20/52
Provenance
[Zabriskie Gallery, New York, New York], sold; to the Harvard University Art Museums, 2001.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Purchase through the generosity of Charles O. Wood, III and Miriam M. Wood in honor of Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr.
Copyright
© Ralston Crawford Estate / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Accession Year
2001
Object Number
2001.200
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Zabriskie Gallery, Six American Painters and the Photograph, brochure (New York, NY, 2001), repr.

Exhibition History

Six American Painters and the Photograph, Zabriskie Gallery, New York, 01/30/2001 - 03/17/2001

HAA 10 Survey Course: The Western Tradition, Art Since the Renaissance, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 03/08/2008 - 04/06/2008

32Q: 1110 Mid-Century Abstraction II (Post-Painterly Abstraction), Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 04/06/2016 - 10/13/2016

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