Leo Mielziner (1869-1935) [RA 1912-1935] : Caricature of Guy Carleton Wiggins (1883-1962) [HRA 1907-1962], 1917.

 

SAL record control number: 99401 ;

Record level: Item ;

Record type: Movable work ;

 

Work title: Caricature of Carleton Wiggins  [title from curator] ;

Alternate work titles:
2021 : Caricature of Carleton Wiggins  [title from curator] ;
2021 : Carleton Wiggins  [from collection database] ;

Work date: 1917  [from collection database] ;

Work creator: Leo Mielziner (1869-1935) [RA 1912-1935] ;

Work medium: Charcoal and pastel on brown paper, cut out and mounted on gray paper ;
Work dimensions: 15-1/2 x 11-5/8 inches [unframed] | 18-1/2 x 14-1/2 x 1/2 inches [framed] ;

Inscribed / signed front:
Location: Signed at lower left.
Dated: Yes.
Text: ‘L / M [within triangle] / 1917’.

Verso: [unknown] ;

SAL category: Work on paper ;
SAL sub-category: Caricature ;

Archives of American Art subjects:
Art
Art — American
Art ― Private collections ― New York (State)
Art ― Private collections ― New York (State) ― Salmagundi
Figure
Figure male
Portrait
Portrait — Head and shoulders
Portrait — Notable person
Portrait — Notable person — Guy Carleton Wiggins, 1883-1962

Description of work:

Provenance:
ca.1917 SCNY, gift of the artist [likely], accession #2007.581 ;
1917 Leo Mielziner (1869-1935) [RA 1912-1935], the artist .

Exhibition history:
2020-2021 SCNY Guy Arthur Wiggins (1920-2020) : in memoriam October 30, 2020 – September 18, 2021.
1989 SCNY Curator’s collection, lower gallery September 5-22, #33.

References / citations:
– Collection database, accession #2007.581.
– 1989 collection list, accession #G-541.

Notes:

 

Document information

Document permalink:
http://salmagundi.org/artwork/?p=99401

Digital-born document number:
SAL.2021.99401

Record birth date:
July 4, 2021

Last updated: September 17, 2021 at 8:38 am