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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2010.542
People
May Stevens, American (Quincy, Massachusetts 1924 -)
Title
Big Daddy Paper Doll
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1970
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States, New York, New York City
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Screen print on off-white wove paper
Technique
Screen print
Dimensions
73.7 x 108.6 cm (29 x 42 3/4 in.)
frame: 84.1 x 116.8 x 5.1 cm (33 1/8 x 46 x 2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l.r. in pencil: May Stevens
  • inscription: l.l in pencil: a/p
  • inscription: On verso in pencil:: a/p 5
Provenance
May Stevens created 1970; [Mary Ryan Gallery, New York], sold; to Harvard Art Museums, 2010.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Margaret Fisher Fund
Copyright
Courtesy of the Artist and Mary Ryan Gallery, NY
Accession Year
2010
Object Number
2010.542
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Patricia Hills, May Stevens, Pomegranate (San Francisco, 2005), pp. 33-34

Susan Dackerman, ed., Corita Kent and the Language of Pop, exh. cat., Harvard Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2015), pp. 290-291, cat. 81, ill. (color)

Exhibition History

Corita Kent and the Language of Pop, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/03/2015 - 01/03/2016; San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, 02/13/2016 - 04/13/2016

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