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Portrait of Frederick Law Olmsted

1972
Jacques Hnizdovsky (American (born in Ukraine), 1915–1985)


Catalogue Raisonné

Tahir 367

Dimensions

Platemark: 21.3 x 12.3 cm (8 3/8 x 4 13/16 in.) Sheet: 30.5 x 20 cm (12 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1550

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Executed to commemorte the 150th anniversay of Olmstead’s birth.

Inscription

In plate, u.c.:FREDERICK LAW OLMSTED / American Landscape Architect - 1822-1903; l.r. in plate HN 1972; In graphite, : Hnizdovsky, l.r.: 10/ 150

Provenance

The artist, 1972 (New York, NY); to his widow, Stephanie Hnizdovsky (North Carolina); by whom given to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: December 17, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Stephanie and Mira Hnizdovsky

Copyright

© S. Hnizdovsky