Painting, 1955 [graphic]/ Ad Reinhardt

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.reinadpt
Creators:
Reinhardt, Ad, 1913-1967
Dates:
undated
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Painting
oil on canvas
122 x 77 cm. (48 x 30 inches)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Black cruciform painting. Painting is in a black matte wooden frame. Cardboard is stapled to verso. It is inscribed in Reinhardt's handwriting: "Painting, 1955" 48 x 30 Reinhardt 732 Broadway NYC 3 / NYB555. Also in white chalk, not in Reinhardt's hand: 17 Nov '77 Dayton.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1979 by Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Clyde Colt, Jr.. Thomas Clyde Colt is the former Director of the Dayton Art Institute. He donated the painting to the Archives for study purposes, as the painting was damaged before going up for auction in 1977.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords
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Repository Contact
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