Pertaining to Stonington Harbor, 1926

  • John Marin, American, 1870 - 1953

Watercolor and charcoal over graphite pencil on white wove paper

  • Sheet: 14 3/4 × 19 7/8 inches (37.5 × 50.5 cm)
  • Framed: 22 1/8 × 28 1/4 × 1 1/8 inches (56.2 × 71.8 × 2.9 cm)

Bequest of Robert H. Tannahill

70.265

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Graphite
  • Charcoal
  • Wove paper
  • Watercolor
  • Masts
  • Houses
  • Sailing ships
  • Shack
  • Harbor
  • Drawing
  • Watercolor
  • Body of water
  • Marine (visual work)
  • Stonington

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed on verso: John Marin

Inscribed, dated, titled on verso in Marin's hand: Series 1926 no 2 | Pertaining to Stonington | Harbor Me John Marin

Provenance

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

Published References

Arts and Crafts in Detroit. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1976, p. 181, no. 233 (ill.). The American Scene: Artists from 1910-1945. Exh. cat., Krasl Art Center. St. Joseph, Michigan, 1985, p. 45.

Rights Status

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

John Marin, Pertaining to Stonington Harbor, 1926, watercolor and charcoal over graphite pencil on white wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Bequest of Robert H. Tannahill, 70.265.