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Night Watchman

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Inscription

Lower right: afro. 1955.

Provenance

1955, from the artist to Catherine Viviano Gallery, New York [see note 1]; May 31, 1955, sold by Viviano Gallery to Joseph Pulitzer, Jr. (b. 1913 - d. 1993) and Louise Vauclain Pulitzer (d. 1968), St. Louis; 1959, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Pulitzer to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1959) NOTES: [1] Included in the exhibition "Afro: Exhibition of Paintings" (Catherine Viviano Gallery, New York, April 25-May 21, 1955).

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Pulitzer, Jr.

Copyright

Courtesy AFRO ARCHIVES FOUNDATION

1955

Dimensions

120 x 80 cm (47 1/4 x 31 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

59.1004

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Paintings