Artist Charles Sheeler, American, 1883-1965
  • Landscape
Date 1927
Medium watercolor, black crayon and pencil on off-white wove paper, mounted to paperboard
Dimensions Sheet: 4 7/8 × 8 1/8 inches (12.4 × 20.6 cm)
Mount: 7 1/4 × 10 1/2 inches (18.4 × 26.7 cm)
Credit Line Bequest of Esther B. Cutler in memory of Robert H. Tannahill
Accession Number F1987.55
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in pencil, lower left: Sheeler.
Marks Marks, in pencil, on mount, verso, upper riht: #53 GBB.
Stamped, in black ink, mount, verso, upper right, MAY 17 1932.
Marks, in black ink, on frame backing, upper left, KOZAL FRAME.
Sticker, frame backing, upper center, letterpress: Museum of Modern Art | LOAN; typed: 39.593 | Tannahill.
Sticker, frame, backing, lower left, letterpress: THE | DOWNTOWN GALLERY | 113 W. 13th St. New York, N.Y.
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, on mount, verso, upper left: Landscape | Charles Sheeler
Inscribed, in black ink, on frame backing, upper left: To Mr. Robert Tannahill | with apperciation from | Charles Sheeler. | January 18 - 1935.
the artist, Charles Sheeler;
1935, gift to Robert H. Tannahill [1893-1969] (Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan, USA);
Esther B. Cutler;
1987-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Charles Sheeler: Paintings, Drawings, Photographs. Exh. cat., Museum of Modern Art. New York, 1939, p. 50, cat. no. 75.