Jon Corbino (1905-1964) [NM] : Circus Aerialists (#26), ca.1945.

 

 

SAL record control number: 81964 ;

Record level: Item ;

Record type: Movable work ;

 

Work title: Circus Aerialists (#26)  [from exhibition catalog] ;

Alternate work titles:
2021 : Circus Aerialists (#26)  [from exhibition catalog] ;

Work date: ca.1945  [based on date of exhibition] ;

Work creator: Jon Corbino (1905-1964) [NM] ;

Work medium: [unknown] ;
Work dimensions: [unknown] ;

Inscribed / signed front: 

Verso:

SAL category: Oil ;
SAL sub-category: Genre ;

Archives of American Art subjects:

Description of work:

Provenance:
1945 Private collection of [unknown], New York, NY [likely], through purchase prize ;
ca.1945 Jon Corbino (1905-1964) [NM], the artist .

Exhibition history:
1945 SCNY 75th Anniversary Special Exhibition Painting Sculpture May 6-29.

References / citations:
– SCNY 75th Anniversary Special Exhibition Painting Sculpture May 6-29, 1945, #26, illustrated in catalog in b&w.

Price history:
1945 – $1,000 USD  [prize]

Notes:
– Winner of the exhibition’s Anonymous Purchase Prize $1000.
– Corbino was not a member of the Salmagundi but was asked to participate in a special 75 anniversary exhibition run by the art committee.

 

Document information

Document permalink:
http://salmagundi.org/artwork/?p=81964

Digital-born document number:
SAL.2021.81964

Record birth date:
January 21, 2021

Last updated: August 7, 2021 at 1:40 am