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McSorley's Back Room
  • John Sloan
    born: Lock Haven, Pennsylvania, United States ; died: Hanover, New Hampshire, United States
  • McSorley's Back Room, 1916
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 131 x 171 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 243 x 317 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 1/8 x 6 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 9/16 x 12 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1990.0123
Catalogue raisonné

Black and white image of three men seated and talking to each other. Two men at right wear hats and one at top holds a stein and has a cigar in his mouth. Man at center does not wear a hat and has his left arm raised a little. At LL there is a chair and table. Near man at center there is a fireplace. On wall in background there are clocks and framed objects. Window at left.