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McSorley's Bar
McSorley's Bar

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McSorley's Bar

John Sloan(American, 1871-1951)

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“Though many details are somewhat roughly indicated, this small painting clearly evokes an atmosphere. You feel as though you had walked down a New York street and just opened a door. ”

Nancy Jones, Volunteer

Date
1912
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
26 x 32 in. 66.0 x 81.3 cm Framed: 32 7/8 x 39 1/4 x 3 in.
Department
American Art before 1950
Classification
Paintings
Credit
Founders Society Purchase, General Membership Fund
Accession No.
24.2
Provenance
Founder's Society Purchase directly from artist, 1924.
Keywords
canvas, oil, paint, genre
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