Jungle Jugglers #2

Adolf Dehn, American, 1895 - 1968

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1951

Casein on composition board

Overall: 8 15/16 × 5 1/16 in. (22.7 × 12.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Bequest of Eileen P. Barber

P.997.46.2

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Painting

Classification

Painting

Not on view

Inscription

Signed and dated, upper right: Adolf Dehn / 51; inscribed, in graphite, on reverse (backing paper): Jungle Jugglers #2; stamped on backing paper: SEPH GARBER / EAST 84th ST> / YORK 28 N. Y.; inscribed, on reverse of frame liner: Dehn Balancing OOW + [drawing of profile of frame]; on reverse of frame: Dehn +4A

Exhibition History

Associated American Artist, New York, New York, November, 1951.

Provenance

The artist; with Associated American Artists, November 1951; purchased by Clara Claasen, editor, Doubleday, Inc., New York, November 1951, as a Christmas gift for Kenneth Roberts (1885-1957); purchased by Joseph and Eileen P. Barber, Biddeford, Maine from the Sale of the Estate of Kenneth Roberts, F.O. Bailey Company, Portland, Maine, July 18, 1967, lot 34, for $225; Estate of Eileen P. Barber; given to present collection, 1997.

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