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Painted when the artist was only twenty-one years old, this work hints at Blume's move away from an early precisionist style, marked by realism and attention to detail, toward his mature surrealist approach, which often included fantastical elements. Executed in the early months of 1927, while...

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Inscription

Lower left: PETER BLUME/1927

Provenance

The artist; John T. Spaulding, Boston, by 1930; to MFA, 1948, bequest of John T. Spaulding.

Credit Line

Bequest of John T. Spaulding

Copyright

Art © The Educational Alliance, Inc./Estate of Peter Blume / Licensed by VAGA, NY

1927

Dimensions

51.12 x 63.18 cm (20 1/8 x 24 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

48.519

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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