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View of the City

Provenance

The artist; to John O'Hara, New York; to Marlborough Gallery, New York; 1993, 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

Credit Line

Melvin Blake and Frank Purnell Collection

Copyright

© Vincent Desiderio, courtesy, Marlborough Gallery, New York

1989

Dimensions

17 1/2 x 13 1/2 in., 17 1/2 x22 in., 17 1/2 x 13 1/2 in. (22 x 56 x 3 in. overall)

Accession Number

2003.35

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas (triptych)

Collections

Contemporary Art

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