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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1988.463
People
Philip Pearlstein, American (Pittsburgh PA 1924 -)
Title
Rocks I
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1956
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/309796
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Charcoal on cream laid paper
Dimensions
actual: 63 x 48 cm (24 13/16 x 18 7/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: black ink, l.r.: Pearlstein
  • watermark: MICHALLET / FRANCE
  • gallery label: back of frame (now lost), paper: [per curatorial file:] Peridot Gallery, New York, no. 1043, price $80, "Rocks I, 1956"
Provenance
[Peridot Gallery, New York, New York, (John Hohnsbeen)] sold; to Lois Orswell, Pomfret Center, Connecticut, 1957, gift; to Harvard University Art Museums, 1988.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Lois Orswell
Accession Year
1988
Object Number
1988.463
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Pinholes at all corners.
Publication History

Marjorie B. Cohn and Sarah Kianovsky, Lois Orswell, David Smith, and Modern Art, exh. cat., Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2002), cat. no. 186, fig. 159, pp. 130, 371, 377

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