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.
Text: ‘RAYMOND PERRY / ‘K’ [within circle] / INDEPENDENCE / DAY 1936 / @3-5 p.m.’
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:
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.
CONDITION: Heavy foxing on sky area. Framed under glass (see pictures carefully).
1936 – [NFS] [retail] ;
Digital-born document number:
Record birth date:
January 21, 2021
Last updated: March 7, 2021 at 16:23 pm