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study for July (study for painting 1980.0129)
  • Fairfield Porter
    born: Winnetka, Illinois, United States ; died: Southampton, New York, United States ; active: United States
  • study for July (study for painting 1980.0129), 1970
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pastel on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 39.4 x 29.3 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15.51 x 11.54 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 66 x 53.3 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 26 x 21 in
    Frame Dimensions: 25 3/4 x 20 3/4 x 2 in
    Weight: 13 lbs
  • Museum purchase: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. R. Crosby Kemper Jr.
  • Not on display
  • 1988.0054

Sketch of people seated in lawn chairs in the foreground, house & pine tree in the background. The four seated figures have been identified as Fairfield Porter’s brother Edward Porter and his wife Audrey, and Michel and Nancy Straus.