Picador; John Potter Wheat (American painter, 1920-1980); c. 1966; 2015.00.1756
PicadorAbout this object
Blue watercolor abstract painting. A building is identifiable in the top left hand corner and an animal (lion?) is in the bottom left corner. There is a purple iridescence over the entire work. Winner of the American Watercolor Society Award, 99th Annual Exhibition, 1966. Purchased by National Academy of Design in New York, N.Y For the Henry W. Ranger Fund.Maker
c. 1966Medium and Materials
Silver plates on recto: "Purchased by National Academy of Design. New York, N.Y. For the Henry W. Ranger fund." / "The American watercolor society award, 99th annual exhibition 1966"
SIGNED IN LOWER RIGHT SIDE
Image: 31 1/2 x 23 inches
Frame: 38 x 1/2 x 31 inches
Gift to Franklin & Marshall from the National Academy of Design through the Henry W. Ranger FundObject Type
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