Wayman Elbridge Adams (1883-1959) : Copy after Little Rastus II, 1943.

 

SAL record control number: 92634 ;

Record level: Item ;

Record type: Movable work ;

 

Work title: Copy after Little Rastus II  [from collection list] ;

Alternate work titles: 
2021 : Copy after Little Rastus II  [from collection list] ;

Work date: 1943 ;

Work creator: Wayman Elbridge Adams (1883-1959) ;

Work medium: Commercial lithography ; 
Work dimensions: 22-1/2 x 15 inches [unframed] | 24-3/8 x 17-1/2 x 5/8 inches [framed] ; 

Inscribed / signed front: 
Location: At lower left.
Dated?: Yes.
Text: ‘Samuel T. Shaw / 1943. / By S. T. Shaw, 1943 / [numerous signatures of members of Salmagundi’ and ‘To Robert Fowler from Samuel T. Shaw 1941.’. and embossed ‘STS’.

Verso: [none] ; 

SAL category: Works on paper ; 
SAL sub-category: Portrait ; 

Archives of American Art subjects:
Art
Art—American
Art―Private collections―New York (State)
Art―Private collections―New York (State)―Salmagundi
Figure
Figure male

Description of work:

Provenance:
after 1945 SCNY ; 
1945 ( Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, NY ) ; 
1940 Wayman Elbridge Adams (1883-1959), the artist .

Exhibition history:

References / citations:
– 2007 collection list, accession #2007.507.
– 1989 collection list, accession #G-44.
– Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, NY, sale catalog, “Paintings by XIX century and contemporary American artists from the collection of the late Samuel T. Shaw”, November 21, 1945, lot #43.
– Winner of Shaw prize 1940.

Notes:
– Framed.
– Label attached

Document information

Document permalink:
http://salmagundi.org/artwork/?p=92634

Digital-born document number:
SAL.2021.92634

Record birth date:
June 12, 2021

Last updated: October 18, 2021 at 13:37 pm