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Above the Excavation

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Inscription

Lower right: NILES SPENCER—; Reverse: "ABOVE THE EXCAVATION" NILES SPENCER 1950

Provenance

The artist; with Downtown Gallery, New York; to William H. Lane Foundation, 1953; to MFA, 1990, gift of the William H. Lane Foundation.

Credit Line

Gift of the William H. Lane Foundation

1950

Dimensions

122.55 x 81.6 cm (48 1/4 x 32 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1990.446

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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