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Collage Nº 294

Provenance

The artist; with Galería Juana Mordó, Madrid, Spain; about 1970, purchased by Melvin N. Blake (b. 1927 - d. 1999) and Frank M. Purnell (b. 1930 - d. 1994), New York; gift of the estate of Melvin Blake to MFA, Boston, January 22, 2003 -Label on back of frame: Galeria Juana Mordo, Villanueva 7, Madrid / ReF. 3775 / Artista Farreras / Medida 100 x 80 -Also: on back of panel: "F. Farreras / Madrid 1967 / 100 x 80" -Confirmed with Galería Juana Mordó that the work was purchased through the gallery - see correspondence in file (they also noted that what the correct title and date should be)

Credit Line

Melvin Blake and Frank Purnell Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1967

Dimensions

39 3/8 x 31 1/2 in.

Accession Number

2003.36

Medium or Technique

Collage with paper, paint, and matte varnish on plywood

Collections

Contemporary Art

Classifications

Paintings