20 May 2009
Sold by the Indianapolis Museum of Art to Benefit Future Acquisitions
Frank Tenney Johnson (1874-1939)
Edge of the Desert
signed and dated 'F. Tenney Johnson/1923' (lower left)
oil on canvas
20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 61 cm.)
W.J. Holliday, Indianapolis, Indiana, 1953.
Harrison Eiteljorg, Indianapolis, Indiana, acquired from the above, 1965.
Gift to the present owner from the above, 1973.
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