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Longhi on Broadway

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In spite of his deteriorating health due to diabetes, the 1920s were Charles Demuth's most prolific years as a painter. Building on his success of the previous decade, he produced a large number of watercolors working in his own delicate modernist style based on the Cubist form and Expressionist...

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Inscription

Lower left, on blue magazine: 50 CD.; lower center, on orange magazine: NOVEMBER, 1927.

Provenance

The artist; Georgia O'Keeffe; her gift to William H. Lane; to William H. Lane Foundation by exchange, 1956-57; to MFA, 1990, gift of the William H. Lane Foundation.

Credit Line

Gift of the William H. Lane Foundation

1928

Dimensions

Overall: 86 x 68.6cm (33 7/8 x 27in.)

Accession Number

1990.397

Medium or Technique

Oil on board

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