Above and Beyond

1943
Emil Bisttram (American, 1895–1976)


Dimensions

Sheet: 21.2 x 29 cm (8 3/8 x 11 7/16 in.) Framed: 35 x 42 x 1 cm (13 3/4 x 16 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4344

Medium or Technique

Colored crayon over graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Recto, in blue ink, l.l: Emil Bisttram 43

Provenance

The artist; to Private Collection (Denver, CO); to Owings-Dewey Fine Art (Santa Fe, NM); from whom purchased by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

The Virginia Herrick Deknatel Purchase Fund