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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1990.51
People
Irwin Touster, American (New York NY born 1921)
Title
Drawing for "The Nest"
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1960
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/309874
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black ink on cream wove paper
Dimensions
actual: 33.2 x 24.8 cm (13 1/16 x 9 3/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: black ink, l.r.: Irwin Touster; Touster '60
  • inscription: l.r., black ink: For / Mrs. Culver Orswell / Irwin Touster / The Nest / Touster '60
Provenance
Irwin Touster; to Lois Orswell, Pomfret Center, Connecticut, 1960, gift; to Harvard University Art Museums, 1990.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Lois Orswell
Accession Year
1990
Object Number
1990.51
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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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. 281, fig. 185, p. 359, 361

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