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Maker(s):French, Jared
Culture:American (1905-1988)
Title:Study for "Elevental Play"
Type:Drawing
Materials:Graphite, pen, and black ink on tan wove paper
Measurements:Sheet: 7 7/8 in x 9 15/16 in; 20 cm x 25.2 cm
Narrative Inscription:  "Pale moon astral blue"; "no: cobalt"
Accession Number:  AC 2012.160
Credit Line:Museum Purchase with funds donated by Andrew J. Shilling (Class of 1989) and Kirsten N. Shilling; Jennifer S. Stein (Class of 1993) and Josh B. Stein; and A. Gary Shilling (Class of 1959) and Margaret B. Shilling.
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Description:
Nudes; beach; boat

Label Text:
Among the drawings in the Mead's holdings of Jared French's artwork, a fair number are preparatory sketches for his egg-tempera paintings. This study is for Elemental Play, a spirited, tumbling painting in silvery astral colors.

MD, 2013

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