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Sleighing in New York

Object Number: 
1990.3.2
Medium: 
Watercolor, gouache, black ink, and white lead pigment over graphite on board
Dimensions: 
Overall: 24 7/8 x 25 in. ( 63.2 x 63.5 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower right: " Max F. Klepper"
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower right in black ink: "Max F. Klepper"
Description: 
Gallery Label: 
Klepper specialized in magazine illustration and animal paitnings. These may have been commissioned to illustrate a story or magazine article dealing with the popular theme of New York cityscape transformations. Both are in matching frames.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Delancy Thorn Grant
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group