Rooftops Ridgefield
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2006.191
People
Man Ray, American (Philadelphia, PA 1890 - 1976 Paris, France)
Title
Rooftops Ridgefield
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
1913
Culture
American
Location
Level 1, Room 1300, Modern and Contemporary Art
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
44.45 x 54.61 cm (17 1/2 x 21 1/2 in.)
framed: 58.8 x 68.7 x 4.5 cm (23 1/8 x 27 1/16 x 1 3/4 in.)
Provenance
Private Collection, by gift and sale; to Harvard University Art Museums, 2006.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Anonymous gift in memory of Elaine Siegler Taswell and gift of Dr. Ernest G. Stillman, Class of 1907, by exchange
Copyright
© Man Ray Trust / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
Accession Year
2006
Object Number
2006.191
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
Publication History

Curtis Carter and Francis M. Naumann, Man Ray in America, exh. cat., Marquette University (Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1989), p. 26, fig. 5

Francis M. Naumann, Man Ray in America: Paintings, Drawings, Sculpture, and Photographs from the New York/Ridgefield (1912-21) and Hollywood (1940-50) Years, exh. cat., Francis Naumann Fine Art (New York, New York, 2001), p. 29, fig. 11

Francis M. Naumann, Conversion to Modernism: The Early Work of Man Ray, Rutgers University Press (New Brunswick, NJ, 2003), p. 55, fig. 67

Harvard University Art Museums, Harvard University Art Museums Annual Report 2006-7 (Cambridge, MA, 2008), p. 20, ill.

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3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted