American, 1900-1952

"Back Yard", 1940

oil on canvas
signed and dated lower right "Atherton 1940"
24 x 30 inches

  • Provenance: Associated American Artists, New York, New York; Julian Levy Gallery, New York, New York; Private Collection.
  • Exhibited: New York, New York, Museum of Modern Art, "Artists in Advertising"; Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, Museo Nacional De Bellas Artes; Buenos Aires, Argentina, ""Exposición De Pintura, Norte Americana", July 1941.

    Framed dimensions: 31 x 36 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches

    Tags: oil painting, 20th century, Surrealist, Surrealism, Modern, Modernism, listed artist
  • Condition: overall very good to excellent condition; slight stretcher bar mark; unlined canvas

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