Study for Cat's Cradle

1959
Ben Shahn (American (born in Lithuania), 1898–1969)


Dimensions

Sheet (overall for both mounted sheets): 83.5 x 95 cm (32 7/8 x 37 3/8 in.) Framed: 107.2 x 122.5 x 3.8 cm (42 3/16 x 48 1/4 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1663

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper, pricked and pouned for transfer, mounted

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Provenance

The artist; to Bernarda Bryson Shahn, the artist's wife, (Roosevelt, NJ); to The Honorable Joseph P. Carroll and Mrs. Carroll (New York); to Edward and Elinor Giobbi (Katonah, NY); by whom given to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: January 21, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Edward and Elinor Giobbi

Copyright

© VAGA, New York, NY