The Last Leaf
Watercolor on heavy wove paper mounted to cardboard
Sheet (drawing): 20 7/8 x 12 15/16 in. (53 x 32.9 cm)
Mat (cardboard): 22 x 13 3/4 in. (55.9 x 34.9 cm) (show scale)
Signed lower left in ink: "Peter / Arno"
Stamped at left in bottom margin: "SEP 28"; in graphite at center in bottom margin: "Letters [illegible] 14301"
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Dick S. Ramsay Fund
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Peter Arno (American, 1904-1968). The Last Leaf, 1938. Watercolor on heavy wove paper mounted to cardboard, Sheet (drawing): 20 7/8 x 12 15/16 in. (53 x 32.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Dick S. Ramsay Fund, 40.63. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.40.63.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 5/26/2009
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Cover design for "The New Yorker" (October 29, 1938)
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