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Ben Shahn, American (born Russia, now Lithuania), 1898 - 1969

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1959

Watercolor on cream wove paper

Sheet: 14 1/2 × 11 5/8 in. (36.8 × 29.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. Daisy V. Shapiro in memory of her son, Richard David Shapiro, Class of 1943

Art © Estate of Ben Shahn / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

W.962.189

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Watercolor

Classification

Watercolor

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, in red paint, lower right: Ben Shahn

Exhibition History

The Richard David Shapiro 1943 Memorial Collection, Barrows Print Room, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 1968, no. 14.

Cape Cod as an Art Colony, Heritage Plantation of Sandwich, Sandwich, Massachusetts, April 30-October 16, 1977.

Publication History

Cape Cod as an Art Colony, Sandwich, Massachusetts: The Plantation, 1977.

Provenance

Downtown Gallery, New York; sold to Daisy Viertel Shapiro (1890-1984), New York, November 1959; given to present collection, 1962.

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