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The Cloisters

Artist:
Marsden Hartley (American, Lewiston, Maine 1877–1943 Ellsworth, Maine)
Date:
ca. 1940
Medium:
Crayon on paper
Dimensions:
16 x 12 1/4 in. (40.6 x 31.1 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, Malcolm Hewitt Wiener Foundation Gift, 1988
Accession Number:
1988.198
On view at The Met Breuer on Floor 3
the artist, Ellsworth, Me. (until d. 1943; his estate, 1943–at least 1950; inv. no. 307; to Eva Lee); [Eva Lee Gallery, Great Neck, L.I., until 1964; sold in 1964 to Rosenthal]; Dr. Herbert Rosenthal, New York (from 1964); private collection, New Mexico (until 1988; sold through the Washburn Gallery, New York, to MMA)

Lisa Mintz Messinger in "Recent Acquisitions: A Selection 1988–1989." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 47 (Fall 1989), p. 65, ill.



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