Tempera, transparent watercolor, crayon, and ink on paper
17 11/16 x 23 7/8 in.
along lower edge, in ink: M667-4/SP8
along lower edge, in graphite: 287 D
Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas, Gift of Ruth Carter Stevenson
© Estate of Hans Hofmann / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
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.