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Study for Staff Dining Room #239

American
1940–41
Ilya Bolotowsky (American (born in Russia), 1907–1981)


Dimensions

Image: 14.6 x 65.4 cm (5 3/4 x 25 3/4 in.) Sight: 28.3 x 72.4 cm (11 1/8 x 28 1/2 in.) Framed: 63.2 x 94.5 x 2 cm (24 7/8 x 37 3/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2005.268

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor over graphite pencil on board

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Additional graphite pencil sketch in inscription area

Inscription

Below image in graphite pencil: WEST ELEVATION SCALE 1/2" = 1'-0" NORTH ELEVATION JOB #668 / STAFF DINING ROOM #239 / ADMINISTRATION BLDG. SECOND FLOOR -- CHRONIC DISEASES HOSPITAL WELFARE ISLAND

Signed

Signed lower right in graphite pencil: Ilya Bolotowsky

Provenance

Esphyr Slobodkina (wife of the artist): Sid Deutsch Art Gallery (New York, NY); private collection (Chicago, IL); Beth Urdang Gallery (Boston, MA); from whom purchased by MFA, 27 April 2005.

Credit Line

Charles Amos Cummings Fund

Copyright

© VAGA, New York