Proposal for Bench Project, ca. 1986

  • Wendell Keith Castle, American, 1932 - 2018

Graphite pencil and colored pencil on white wove paper

  • Framed: Sheet: 13 7/8 × 16 7/8 inches (35.2 × 42.9 cm)

Gift of the artist, 1987

F1990.50

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Graphite
  • Wove paper
  • Drawing
  • Bench

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Inscribed, in pencil, lower center: TOP VIEW A Inscribed, lower right: 1/8"=1" Inscribed, lower left: 62' (sic with arrows noting length of 1/2 of bench) Inscribed, lower center: 48 (with arrows noting width of bench) Inscribed, center: 43" (with arrows noting length of cushions).

Provenance

the artist, Wendell Keith Castle; 1990-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Wendell Keith Castle, Proposal for Bench Project, ca. 1986, graphite pencil and colored pencil on white wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the artist, 1987, F1990.50.