I Thought Pheasants Didn't Begin Until October
Ink and crayon on paper mounted to paperboard mat
sheet: 13 7/8 x 15 3/4 in. (35.2 x 40 cm)
mat (sheet mounted to): 15 1/16 x 18 1/4 in. (38.3 x 46.4 cm) (show scale)
Signed in ink, lower right: "Saxon"
On recto: title inscribed in graphite at bottom of mat, "'I thought pheasants didn't begin until October.'"; on verso, miscellaneous inscriptions and stamps, including stamp at lower left that reads, "COPYRIGHT 1966 / THE NEW YORKER MAGAZINE ... "
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Charles Saxon (American, 1920-1988). I Thought Pheasants Didn't Begin Until October, ca. 1966. Ink and crayon on paper mounted to paperboard mat, sheet: 13 7/8 x 15 3/4 in. (35.2 x 40 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the artist, 68.103.2. © artist or artist's estate
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