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Study for Nighttime, Enigma and Nostalgia

Provenance

The artist's widow; Stephen Hahn; Allan Stone Gallery, New York; Stephen D. and Susan W. Paine, Cambridge, MA; her gift to the MFA, December 2004.

Credit Line

Gift of Susan W. Paine in honor of Malcolm Rogers on the occasion of his tenth anniversary as Director

Copyright

© 2011 Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

1931–32

Dimensions

Sheet: 33 x 54 cm (13 x 21 1/4 in.) Framed: 55.2 x 74.9 cm (21 3/4 x 29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2004.2256

Medium or Technique

India ink, with underdrawing in graphite pencil

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