Hugh Pearle Botts (1903-1964) [RA 1939-1964] : Roosevelt wing, Museum of Natural History, New York, NY, 1936.

 

SAL record control number: 106953 ;

Record level: Item ;

Record type: Movable work ;

 

Work title: Roosevelt wing, Museum of Natural History, New York, NY  [title from collection database] ;

Alternate work titles:
2021 : Roosevelt wing, Museum of Natural History, New York, NY  [title from collection database] ;

Work date: 1936  Tuesday 19th of October 2021 ;

Work creator: Hugh Pearle Botts (1903-1964) [RA 1939-1964] ;

Work medium: Etching, ink on paper ;
Work dimensions: 11-7/8 x 13-3/4 inches [unframed] | 18-1/4 x 22-1/8 x 7/8 inches [framed] ;

Inscribed / signed front:
Location: At lower left and right.
Dated?: No.
Text: ‘East River’ and ‘Botts’.

Verso:

Marking type: Writing.
Location: Within print.
Text: ‘WORK BY / BOTTS / NYC [1936]’ and ‘H. BOTTS / CONSTRUCTION CO.’

SAL category: Works on paper ;
SAL sub-category: Etching / print ; landscape ; cityscape ;

Archives of American Art subjects:

Description of work:

Provenance:
ca.1945 SCNY, gift of the artist [possibly], accession #2006.394 ;
1936 Hugh Pearle Botts (1903-1964) [RA 1939-1964], the artist .

Exhibition history:

References / citations:
– 2021 collection database, accession #2006.394.
– 1989 collection list, accession #G-99.

Notes:

 

Document information

Document permalink:
http://salmagundi.org/artwork/?p=106953

Digital-born document number:
SAL.2021.106953

Record birth date:
September 28, 2021

Last updated: October 18, 2021 at 13:38 pm