Artist Gifford Reynolds Beal, American, 1879-1956
  • Summer Landscape
Date 1917
Medium watercolor, black chalk and graphite pencil on cream wove paper mounted overall to heavy pressed cardboard
Dimensions Sheet: 14 1/8 × 20 1/8 inches (35.9 × 51.1 cm)
Mount: 15 5/8 × 21 5/8 inches (39.7 × 54.9 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Emma J. Farwell Fund and William C. Yawkey Fund
Accession Number 19.7
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in brown crayon, upper center, verso: Baltimore
Inscribed, in black crayon, right, verso: W. Bx 8
Inscribed, in blue pencil, left, verso: 14 [circled] 29p
Inscribed, on paper label, affixed at upper right, verso: Baltimore Water Color Club | Twenty-Second Exhibition, 1918. | To Be Detached and Fixed on Back of Work | Title Summer Landscape [in pen and brown ink] | Artist Gifford [paper label torn, inscription in pen and brown ink] | Return Address [illegible, paper label torn] Budsworh & Son [in pen and brown ink]; paper label affixed center right, verso: No. 40 Beal [in graphite pencil] | W. S. Budworth & Son | PACKERS & SHIPPERS | 424 West 52d ST., New York, N.Y.
1919-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Bulletin of the DIA 1, 3 (December 1919): 46.