Requires Photography

Lunchtime Rest

about 1940–41
William H. Johnson (American, 1901–1970)


Dimensions

50.8 x 61 cm (20 x 24 in.)

Accession Number

2011.1794

Medium or Technique

Tempera, pen and ink with pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

Gift of the artist to David and Helen Harriton; to Lewis Harriton and Carol Harriton Cartwright, their children; by 1993, with June Kelly Gallery, New York; December 1993, sold by June Kelly Gallery to John Axelrod, Boston; 2011, sold by Axelrod to the MFA. (Accession date: June 22, 2011)

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection—Frank B. Bemis Fund, Charles H. Bayley Fund, and The Heritage Fund for a Diverse Collection