Requires Photography

Guitar

about 1938
Willi Wilkanowski (American, 1886–about 1960)


Object Place: Brooklyn, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 104.1 × 40.8 × 7.9 cm (41 × 16 1/16 × 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2017.498

Medium or Technique

Maple, spruce, ebony

Not On View

Classifications

Chordophones

Provenance

About 1950/1954, exchanged by the artist with Hipolito Oriol, Brooklyn; by descent to his granddaughter, Raquel Oriol; sold by Raquel Oriol to Retrofret Guitars, Brooklyn; 2017, sold by Retrofret Guitars to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 24, 2017)

Credit Line

William E. Nickerson Fund