Robert Harmer Smith (1907-1980) [RA 1951-1980] : Soft ground etching of Madison Public Library, Madison, NJ, 1972.
SAL record control number: 106892 ;
Record level: Item ;
Record type: Movable work ;
Work title: [etching of a bookstore] [from curator] ;
Alternate work titles:
2021 : [etching of a bookstore] [from curator] ;
Work date: 1972 [from date on inscription] ;
Work creator: [Unknown artist] ;
Work medium: Etching, ink on paper ;
Work dimensions: 4-3/4 x 3 inches [unframed] | 8-3/4 x 7 x 1/2 inches [framed] ;
Inscribed / signed front:
Location: At bottom.
Text: ‘To Al Arnheim / from Herbert and Harmer / Smith / April 1972’.
SAL category: Works on paper ;
SAL sub-category: Etching ; landscape ; cityscape;
Archives of American Art subjects:
Description of work:
1972 Private collection of Alvin Joseph Arnheim (1904-1972) [RP 1952-1972], gift of previous ;
before 1972 Robert Harmer Smith (1907-1980) and his brother Herket “Herbert” Lewis “Louis” Smith (1911-1989), New York, NY ;
ca.1970s [Unknown artist], the artist .
2021 SCNY Location : building as subject September 27 – October 25.
References / citations:
– 2021 collection database, accession #2006.559.
– 1989 collection list, accession #G-511.
Digital-born document number:
Record birth date:
September 27, 2021
Last updated: October 26, 2021 at 18:12 pm