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Spiral Movement (Small Configurations within a Diamond)

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The generation of American artists born in the 1880s—including Charles Sheeler [http://www.mfa.org/search/collections?artist=Charles%20Sheeler], Charles Demuth [http://www.mfa.org/search/collections?artist=Charles%20Demuth], and Patrick Henry Bruce [1990.386]—found their greatest inspiration...

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Bottom right center: Ilya Bolotowsky

Provenance

1951, the artist. By 1980, Joan Washburn Gallery, Inc., New York; 1980, sold by the Joan Washburn Gallery to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 18, 1980)

Credit Line

Tompkins Collection—Arthur Gordon Tompkins Fund

Copyright

© Estate of Ilya Bolotowsky/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

1951

Dimensions

71.75 x 71.75 cm (28 1/4 x 28 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1980.208

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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