Raymond “Ray” K Perry (1876-1960) : Swezey house, LI (#112), 1936.

 

 

SAL record control number: 84268 ;

Record level: Item ;

Record type: Movable work ;

 

Work title: Swezey house, LI  [title from auction catalog] ;

Alternate work titles: 
1936 : Swezey house, LI  [title from auction catalog] ;

Work date: 1936 ;

Work creator: Raymond “Ray” K Perry (1876-1960) ;

Work medium: Gauche / watercolor on paper ; 
Work dimensions: 14 x 20 inches [unframed] | 20 x 25 inches [framed] ; 

Inscribed / signed front: 
Location: At lower right.
Dated: Yes.
Text: ‘RAYMOND PERRY / ‘K’ [within circle] / INDEPENDENCE / DAY 1936 / @3-5 p.m.’

Verso:
Marking type: Salmagundi Club exhibition label, age darkened and worn away.
Location: Upper left verso.
Text: ‘SALMAGUNDI CLUB / Tack This Only to Back of Frame / Title [underline begin] SWEZEY HOUSE L.I. [underline end] / Artist [underline begin] RAYMOND PERRY [underline end] / Price $ [underline begin] LOAN [underline end] / Return to [underline begin] WILL CALL [underline end] / Competing for all prizes unless otherwise stated / FILL OUT THE LINES BELOW PLAINLY IN PRINTING / AS IT IS TO BE USED FOR THE CATALOGUE.’. 

SAL category:  Landscape ; 
SAL sub-category: Architectural structure ; rural ;  

Archives of American Art subjects:

Description of work:

 

Exhibition history:
1936-1937 SCNY annual exhibition of water colors, pastels and wax color crayons, February 13-26.

References / citations:
– SCNY, exhibition catalog, 1936-1937 annual exhibition of water colors, pastels and wax color crayons, February 13-26, 1936.

Notes:
CONDITION: Heavy foxing on sky area. Framed under glass (see pictures carefully).

Price history:
1936 – [NFS]  [retail] ; 

 

Document information

Document permalink:
http://salmagundi.org/artwork/?p=84268

Digital-born document number:
SAL.2021.84268

Record birth date:
January 21, 2021

Last updated: March 7, 2021 at 16:23 pm