Boy On Tricycle
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
M24905
People
Ben Shahn, American (Kovno (now Kaunas), Lithuania 1898 - 1969 New York, NY)
Title
Boy on Tricycle
Classification
Prints
Work Type
greeting card, print
Date
1947
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Screen print in black and red
Technique
Screen print
Dimensions
sheet: 38.1 x 60.9 cm (15 x 24 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: hand signed
  • inscription: in artist's hand: a seasonal greeting card: A MERRY CHRISTMAND / AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR / [in script] Ben Shahn and Bernarda
Provenance
Stephen Lee Taller, Berkeley, California, 1994; to Dolores Taller, gift; to the Harvard University Art Museums, 2000.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
P. 7
Aquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Stephen Lee Taller Ben Shahn Archive, Gift of Dolores Taller
Accession Year
2000
Object Number
M24905
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
Descriptions
Description
BOY ON TRICYCLE (Christmas card); screen print in black and red; P. 7; 1947
Publication History

Stephen Lee Taller and Frances K. Pohl, Remembering Ben Shahn: Selections from the Stephen Lee Taller Collection, exh. cat., Judah L. Magnes Museum (Berkeley, California, 1998), p. 7

Verification Level

2 - Adequate. Object is adequately described but information may not be vetted