Scared at the Movies, 1932

  • Beatrice Wood, American, 1893 - 1998

Color pencil and watercolor over graphite pencil on tan wove paper

  • Sheet: 12 5/8 × 9 1/2 inches (32.1 × 24.1 cm)

Gift of Francis Naumann

F1985.144

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Fear
  • Leisure
  • Lovers
  • Graphite
  • Wove paper
  • Watercolor
  • Colored pencils
  • Motion pictures (information artifacts)
  • Motion picture theater
  • Man
  • Woman
  • Drawing
  • Watercolor
  • Profile (figure)
  • Embracing

Signed and dated in green pencil, lower right: Bea -32-

Inscribed in pencil, lower left: Steve In green pencil, lower right: SCARED AT | THE MOVIES In pencil on verso, lower left: D118-17

the artist

Francis Naumann

1986-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

© Courtesy of Beatrice Wood Center for the Arts/Happy Valley Foundation Contact: Beatrice Wood Center for the Arts/Happy Valley Foundation, P.O. Box 608, Ojai, CA 93024 Tel (805) 646-3381 | Fax (805) 646-0560 Email BeatriceWoodCenter@gmail.com www.beatricewood.com

Beatrice Wood, Scared at the Movies, 1932, color pencil and watercolor over graphite pencil on tan wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Francis Naumann, F1985.144.