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In 1946, Charles Sheeler spent six weeks as artist in residence at the Addison Gallery of American Art in Andover, Massachusetts. Two years later, he visited the Currier Gallery of Art in Manchester, New Hampshire, for two weeks, again as artist in residence. Although Sheeler, who was in his...

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Inscription

Lower right: Sheeler 1953.; Reverse: Charles Sheeler-1953; on backing board: Charles Sheeler/1953/Do not remove this board

Provenance

1953, with Downtown Gallery, New York; 1953, sold by the Downtown Gallery to William H. Lane (1914-1995); 1990, partial purchase and gift of William H. and Saundra B. Lane to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 27, 1990)

Credit Line

Gift of William H. and Saundra B. Lane and Henry H. and Zoe Oliver Sherman Fund

1953

Dimensions

73.66 x 58.42 cm (29 x 23 in.)

Accession Number

1990.382

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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