Transparent and opaque watercolor and ink over graphite on paper
Sheet: 15 9/16 x 22 9/16 in.
Mount: 19 7/8 x 26 9/16 in.
l.r. signed and dated in black ink in image: R. McCHESNEY 1946
c. vertical in green ink: DKI-EN1 \ McCHESNEY \ VARIATIONS
c.r. vertical: [encircled] #17
Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas, Purchase with funds provided by the Estate of Electra Carlin
© 2010 Dennis K. Calabi
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.