Little Bird with Large Mask

1953
Morris Graves (American, 1910–2001)


Dimensions

Sheet (sight): 41.3 x 33.7 cm (16 1/4 x 13 1/4 in.) Framed: 51.5 x 43.8 cm (20 1/4 x 17 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

62.209

Medium or Technique

Pen and black ink; black, red, and white body color on prepared gold ground

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Signed lower right: "Graves ‘53".

Provenance

John S. Newberry, Jr., New York, NY; gift to MFA, February 14, 1962.

Credit Line

Gift of John S. Newberry, Jr.

Copyright

© Morris Graves Foundation