Signed in black crayon, lower center: Ben Shahn; Inscribed in print in vertical columns from left to right: THE ART OF PHEIDIAS / BUT FOR REMEMBRANCE' SAKE / ALL THAT IS BEAUTIFUL
Inscribed in ballpoint pen on printed corresponding lines on Heath's Gallery label: BS-67-11 / BEN SHAHN / ALL THAT IS BEAUTIFUL / SILKSCREEN [printed copy on label: HEATH'S GALLERY, 62 PONCE DE LEON AVENUE, N.E., ATLANTA, GA 30308 / TELEPHONE 876-1468 / No. _______ / ARTIST___________ / TITLE ____________ MEDIUM _______________ / PRICE_____________]
ARTH 2, Introduction to the History of Art II, Joy Kenseth, Mary Coffey, Winter 2014
Brian P. Kennedy and Emily Shubert Burke, Modern and Contemporary Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2009 p.177, no.164.
The artist; Heath Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia; sold to the donor's father, Atlanta architect H. Griffith Edward, F.A.I.A. F.C.S.I. (1907-1972); bequeathed to Margaret F. Edwards, 1972; given to present collection, 2007.
Prescott, Kenneth W. The Complete Graphic Works of Ben Shahn. New York: Quadrangle / The New York Times Book Co. 1973, fig. 55.
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