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Stone Blossom: A Conversation Piece

American
1939–40


Dimensions

Height x width: 22 1/4 x 33 1/2 in. (56.5 x 85.1 cm)

Accession Number

2010.753

Medium or Technique

Oil and tempera on linen on pressed wood panel

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Paintings

Signed

Signed, inscribed with title and dated lower center, in the New York Times: Stone Blossom/1939-40/Cadmus Pinxit.

Provenance

George Platt Lynes; to his brother and sister-in-law, Russel and Mildred Lynes; by descent to George Platt Lynes II; 2010, sold by George Platt Lynes II through Betty Krulik Fine Art, Limited to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 15, 2010)

Credit Line

Juliana Cheney Edwards Collection and Seth K. Sweetser Fund

Copyright

Art © Estate of Paul Cadmus/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY