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Landscape with Drying Sails, (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Davis, Stuart 1892-1964  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Columbus Museum of Art 480 East Broad Street Columbus Ohio 43215 Accession Number: 81.12
Date:
Ca. 1931-1932
Notes:
"The American Collections, Columbus Museum of Art," New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., in association with Columbus Museum of Art, 1988, pg. 130.
American Art (Summer 2008): pg. 51.
Wilkin, Karen, "Stuart Davis in Gloucester," West Stockbridge, MA: Hard Press, 1999, pl. 6.
Summary:
Abstract landscape depicting images evocative of a seaside dock including sailboat masts, steamer smokestacks, fishing nets, rope ladders, coiled ropes, pulleys, chains, barrels, trunks, bells, dock piers, and in the middle a fishing supply store.
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Landscape--Coast  Search this
Architecture exterior--Commercial--Dock  Search this
Architecture--Boat  Search this
Occupation--Industry--Fishing  Search this
Control number:
IAP 41140437
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_379849