Two Durable Doves
Charcoal over graphite on paper
sheet: 14 3/8 x 17 7/8 in. (36.5 x 45.4 cm)
image: 11 13/16 x 15 1/2 in. (30 x 39.4 cm) (show scale)
On verso at upper right, embossed stamp of "GLARCO" within ring of text reading "LAGNER ART SUPPLY NEW YORK"
Signed lower right in charcoal: "ROLLIN / KIRBY"
Inscribed in charcoal lower left: "4 cols. Ed. page. Saturday"; at lower center: "10-1-'38"; in graphite at upper center: "TWO DURABLE DOVES"
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Rollin Kirby (American, 1875-1952). Two Durable Doves, 1938. Charcoal over graphite on paper, sheet: 14 3/8 x 17 7/8 in. (36.5 x 45.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the artist, 44.8.2. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.44.8.2.jpg)
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