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Maker(s):French, Jared
Culture:American (1905-1988)
Title:Untitled (Nudes in the Sun With Beach Umbrellas)
Materials:Graphite on tan wove paper
Measurements:Sheet: 14 5/8 in x 10 5/8 in; 37.1 cm x 27 cm; Sheet/Image: 13 7/8 in x 6 13/16 in; 35.2 cm x 17.3 cm
Narrative Inscription:  "That"; "Swallows/Birds/around/Lighthouse/.6"; "Empty in center"; "184/187/That Island"
Accession Number:  AC 2012.252
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.
Museum Collection:  Mead Art Museum at Amherst College

Nude male; nude woman; umbrellas; chairs; squared for transfer

Label Text:
This preparatory sketch for the painting That French Island, is "squared" for transfer, that is, a grid is overlaid to assist with replicating the image on another surface.

MD, 2013

figures; male; female; nudes; grids

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