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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2006.206
People
Paul Jenkins (Kansas City, Missouri born 1923)
Title
Phoenix Wing
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
1959
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil and enamel on canvas
Dimensions
80 x 115.6 cm (31 1/2 x 45 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: Signed lr: Paul Jenkins
  • inscription: signed again, dated and inscribed "New York" on reverse, upper left.
  • gallery label: Label affixed to the reverse from Martha Jackson Gallery, New York (inventory # 1461)
Provenance
Paul and Suzanne Jenkins, New York, New York, sold through [Joseph Rickards Gallery, New York, New York]; to Harvard University Art Museums, 2006.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Dr. Ernest G. Stillman, Class of 1907, by exchange
Accession Year
2006
Object Number
2006.206
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Carlyle Burrows, Herald Tribune Book Review (New York, March 25, 1956)

Martha Jackson Gallery, Oils by Paul Jenkins, exh. cat. (New York, 1956), cat. no. 1

Pictures on Exhibit (1956), p. 25

Exhibition History

Oils by Paul Jenkins, Martha Jackson Gallery, New York, 03/20/1956 - 04/07/1956

Fernand Léger: Contrasts of Forms, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 04/14/2007 - 06/10/2007

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