Mural sketch, Health Building, Hall of Science, New York World's Fair 1939

Artist:
Ilya Bolotowsky (American (born Russia), St. Petersburg 1907–1981 New York)
Date:
1938–39
Medium:
Casein on cardstock
Dimensions:
Image size: 10 x 22 in. (25.4 x 55.9 cm.); overall: 13 1/4 x 24 1/4 in. (33.7 x 61.6 cm.)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Arthur Hoppock Hearn Fund, 1974
Accession Number:
1974.323
Not on view
the artist (until 1974; sold through the Washburn Gallery, New York to MMA)

New York. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. "Ilya Bolotowsky," September 21–November 10, 1974, no. 77 (as "Mural Sketch for Health Building, Hall of Medical Science, New York World's Fair [Intermediary Version]," 1938?, lent by the artist).

Southampton, N. Y. Parrish Art Museum. "Twentieth Century American Paintings from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," September 25–December 31, 1977, no. 13.

Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels. "La Peinture Américaine au 20e Siècle de la Collection du Metropolitan Museum of Art," June 28–August 23, 1978, no. 13 (as "Etude pour une Peinture Murale du W.P.A.").

Helen A. Harrison. Twentieth Century American Paintings from The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exh. cat., Parrish Art Museum. Southampton, N. Y., 1977, p. 22, no. 13, ill.

Helen A. Harrison in La Peinture Américaine au 20e Siècle de la Collection du Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exh. cat., Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels. Brussels, 1978, unpaginated, no. 13, ill., reprints Ref. Harrison 1977.