Oil and casein on masonite
18 x 38 inches
Framed: 24 5/8 x 44 5/8 inches
Inscription: Signed lower right
Provenance: Estate of the artist; Private Collection, Indianapolis.
Exhibited: Indianapolis, Indiana, The William H. Block Company Auditorium Galleries, "The 31st Annual Hoosier Salon," February 7–19, 1955 (40). This painting won the William H. Block Prize ($500) for "The Outstanding Work in Oil of the Entire Exhibition," (Best in Show). There are several other partial and unidentified exhibition labels verso, including one from the Cleveland Museum of Art.
Literature: This painting is illustrated in the accompanying catalog for the above exhibition.
Note: This is a work the artist was proud of, as he exhibited it several times.
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