Identification and Creation
Object Number
2011.55
People
Justin McCarthy, American (Weatherly, PA 1891-1977 Weatherly, PA)
Title
Rio de Janiero
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1960s
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/337441
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Gouache and ink on brown paper
Dimensions
sight: 51.7 x 67 cm (20 3/8 x 26 3/8 in.)
framed: 66.2 x 81.5 cm (26 1/16 x 32 1/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • label: Removed from verso: Millbrook Gallery & Frameworks, LTD. See object file for original label.
  • label: Removed from verso: Museum of American Folk Art; Self-Taught Artists of the Twentieth Century An American Anthology March 5, 1998 to August 15, 1999.
Provenance
Sterling Strauser, Stroudsberg, PA, sold; to Didi and David Barrett, gift; to the Harvard Art Museums, 2011.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Collection of Didi & David Barrett ‘71
Accession Year
2011
Object Number
2011.55
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Elsa Longhauser and Harald Szeemann, Self-Taught Artists of the 20th Century, exh. cat., Museum of American Folk Art and Chronicle Books (San Francisco, 1998), p. 88, ill. p. 228

Exhibition History

Self-Taught Artists of the Twentieth Century: An American Anthology, Museum of American Folk Art

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