Study for "Symphony in Flesh Color and Pink: Portrait of Mrs. Frances Leyland"
Pastel and charcoal on paper
Image: 11 3/8 x 7 1/4 in.
Sheet: 11 3/8 x 7 1/4 in.
c.l. signed in pastel: [butterfly monogram]
l.r. in graphite: 3.3.0
Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas, Purchase with funds provided by the Council of the Amon Carter Museum of American Art
Revealed Treasures: Drawings from the Permanent CollectionOctober 21, 2001–February 10, 2002
This exhibition of drawings spanning the 19th and 20th centuries represents the evolution of the medium from preliminary outlines for other artistic media to a modern means of self-expression in its own right.
The Allure of Paper: Drawings and Watercolors from the CollectionJuly 9–October 9, 2011
This special exhibition showcases one-of-a-kind works on paper never before exhibited together, chronicling the sweeping changes that occurred in American art over the course of nearly 200 years from portraiture and history painting to modernism and abstraction.