25 September 2008
Property from the Estate of Charlotte and John Parkinson III
Charles Demuth (1883-1935)
Man in Blazer
watercolor and pencil on paper
11 x 8½ in. (27.9 x 21.6 cm.)
Executed circa 1916.
Robert Locher, 1935.
Edward G. Stuart, 1949.
The Downtown Gallery, New York, 1954.
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E. Farnham, Charles Demuth: His Life, Psychology and Works, vol. II, Ph.D. dissertation, Ohio State University, 1959, p. 483, no. 193.
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