Roofs, Summer Night, 1906

  • John Sloan, American, 1871-1951

Etching printed in black ink on wove paper

  • Framed: Plate: 5 1/4 × 7 inches (13.3 × 17.8 cm) Sheet: 8 3/4 × 12 1/2 inches (22.2 × 31.8 cm)

Gift of Bernard F. Walker

64.287

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Night
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Roof
  • Cityscape
  • Etching
  • United states
  • Sleeping

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed and dated, in plate, lower left: John Sloan, 1906 Signed, in pencil within plate mark: John Sloan

Inscribed, in pencil, lower left: Roofs Summer Night Inscribed, lower left corner: 23 C3056 [another numeric notation in pencil along the bottom edge was lost when the sheet was trimmed]

Provenance

1964-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

John Sloan, Roofs, Summer Night, 1906, etching printed in black ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Bernard F. Walker, 64.287.