Untitled, 1984

  • Gordon Newton, American, 1948 - 2019

Crayon and graphite pencil over ballpoint pen on white wove paper

  • Framed: Sheet: 17 × 14 inches (43.2 × 35.6 cm)

Gift of James Pearson Duffy

1999.730

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Geometric motifs
  • Graphite
  • Wax
  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Cottage
  • Crayon
  • Drawing
  • Floor plan
  • Abstraction
  • Ballpoint pens
  • Thames

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, in black crayon, lower left, verso: GN Signed, lower right, verso: 1-84' Signed, in blue ballpoint pen, lower left, vertically: GN

Inscribed, in blue ballpoint pen, upper left, vertically: English Cottage [inscription obscured by a thick blue crayon line] Inscribed, in blue crayon, upper left, vertically: DECEMBER 83' Inscribed, in pencil, upper left, verso:476.12

Provenance

James Pearson Duffy (Grosse Pointe, Michigan, USA); 1999-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Gordon Newton, Untitled, 1984, crayon and graphite pencil over ballpoint pen on white wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of James Pearson Duffy, 1999.730.