7 March 2008
Charles Demuth (1883-1935)
pencil on paper
11 x 8½ in. (27.9 x 24.1 cm.)
Mrs. Augusta W. Demuth, mother of the artist.
Robert Locher, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, by descent from the above, 1943.
Mr. and Mrs. Nelson Goodman, Schwenksville, Pennsylvania, acquired from the above, March 1955.
Kraushaar Galleries, New York.
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(Probably) E. Farnham, Charles Demuth: His Life, Psychology and Works, vol. II, Ph.D. dissertation, Ohio State University, 1959, p. 701, no. 30.
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