Study for "Victory Garden, Bronx, New York"

Object Number: 
2001.28
Date: 
1946-47
Medium: 
Graphite, gouache, and black ink on Army Air Forces stationery with logo
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 8 /12 inches
Marks: 
Inscribed and dated at lower rig: original sketch for "Monument" / ptg. 1947.
Description: 
The first preparatory study for the painting of the same title depicting a neighborhood victory garden, located next to a World War I monument in a small triangular park at the intersection of Ogden and University Avenues, next to the IRT #4 line in the Bronx.
Gallery Label: 
The sheet is a preparatory study for the painting of the same title in the New-York Historical Society Collection.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Betty Spitz
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group