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Three Acrobats

Charles Demuth (1883-1935)

Object Details

  • Date

    1916

  • Medium

    Watercolor and graphite on paper

  • Dimensions

    7 7/8 x 12 15/16 in.

  • Inscriptions

    Recto:

    l.l. signed and dated in graphite: C. Demuth. 1916.

    Verso:

    l.l. in graphite: onn-

    [removed] printed label: 3 - E [in graphite] \ C. W. KRAUSHAAR \ ART GALLERIES \ 680 FIFTH AVENUE \ BETWEEN 53RD and 54TH STREETS \ NEW YORK \ ESTABLISHED 1885 \ [double line] \ "Acrobats" [typewritten] \ ---------- [typewritten and marked over in graphite] \ Water color [typewritten] \ by Charles Demuth [typewritten] \ 32997 - 3 Return [in graphite]

    [removed] printed label: 1916 [in graphite] \ Detach and fasten on back of work \ WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART \ 10 West 8th Street, New York City \ Receiving Room 15 1/2 MacDougal Alley \ 3 People [in graphite, underlined] \ ARTIST Charles Demuth [typewritten] \ TITLE "Acrobats" [typewritten] \ OWNER Mrs. ["s" added in ink] Lathrop Brown [typewritten] \ OWNER'S ADDRESS 507 E. 55th St,, NYC [typewritten] \ RETURN ADDRESS Same [in ink] \ INSURANCE VALUATION $500 [in ink] \ 12 7/8 x 7 13/16 [in graphite]

    [removed] printed label: ARTIST'S NAME DEMUTH [typewritten] \ TITLE Acrobats [typewritten] \ LENDER'S NAME Mrs. Lathrop [typewritten] \ Brown [typewritten] \ LENDER's ADDRESS 507 East 55th [typewritten] \ St., New York City [typewritten] \ EXHIBITION OF AMERICAN ART, \ PARIS, 1938 \ Insured $500.00 [in ink, last two zeroes underlined] \ MUSEUM \ OF \ MODERN \ ART \ LOAN \ NO. \ 38.382

    [removed] printed label: JAMES MARONEY \ incorporated \ J AA-790402/2 [typewritten] M [printed on sticker affixed to label] \ [line] \ CHARLES DEMUTH [1883 - 1935] [typewritten] \ Three Acrobats [typewritten and underlined] \ Signed & dated C Demuth 1916 [underlined], lower left [typewritten] \ Watercolor on paper, 13 x 8 inches [typewritten] \ 129a East 74th Street, New York, N.Y. 10021

    [removed] printed silver label: EXHIBITED AT \ TACOMA ART MUSEUM \ 12th and Pacific Avenue - Tacoma, Wash. 98402 \ DATE November / December 1981 [typewritten]

    [removed] in ink on label: 4236 \ X 173

    [removed] printed label: BARBARA MATHES GALLERY INC \ 19 East 71 Street, New York, N.Y. 10021 (212) 249-3600 \ CA388 Charles Demuth [typewritten] \ THREE ACROBATS, 1916 [typewritten] \ Watercolor on paper [typewritten] \ 13 x 8 inches [typewritten]

  • Credit Line

    Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas

  • Accession Number

    1983.127

  • Copyright

    Public domain

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