Painting for a Little Ghost Who Couldn't Learn to Read, 1947

  • Alice Rahon, French, 1904 - 1987

Oil and sand on canvas

  • Overall: 35 1/4 × 28 13/16 inches (89.5 × 73.2 cm)

Museum Purchase, W. Hawkins Ferry Fund

2022.8

Department

Contemporary Art after 1950

  • Abstract expressionist
  • Oil
  • Sand
  • Canvas
  • Figures (representations)
  • Painting (visual work)
  • Animals
  • Birds

(Gallery Wendi Norris, San Francisco, California, USA)

2022-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Alice Rahon, Painting for a Little Ghost Who Couldn't Learn to Read, 1947, oil and sand on canvas. Detroit Institute of Arts, Museum Purchase, W. Hawkins Ferry Fund, 2022.8.