Nova Scotian, 1922

  • John Marin, American, 1870 - 1953

Watercolor and charcoal on textured cream wove paper fully attached to a heavy sheet of silver-coated paperboard

  • Framed: Sheet: 17 × 20 inches (43.2 × 50.8 cm)

Bequest of Robert H. Tannahill

70.261

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Charcoal
  • Wove paper
  • Cardboard
  • Watercolor
  • Drawing
  • Watercolor
  • Sailboat
  • Marine (visual work)

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, lower right: Marin

Inscribed, dated, titled on verso: 139 | Nova Scotian, No 15 1922 | John Marin | 19 3/4 x 17 1/4.

Provenance

1970-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

© 2005 Estate of John Marin / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

John Marin, Nova Scotian, 1922, watercolor and charcoal on textured cream wove paper fully attached to a heavy sheet of silver-coated paperboard. Detroit Institute of Arts, Bequest of Robert H. Tannahill, 70.261.