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Fairfield Porter sketchbook, ca. 1950

Porter, Fairfield, 1907-1975


Item Information

Title: Fairfield Porter sketchbook

Date: ca. 1950

Physical Details: Sketchbook : 1 v. : various media ; 25 x 19 cm.

Description: 94 pages. Images include numerous seascape and landscape studies; studies of tennis players; portraits and other figure studies in graphite, pen, and ink wash.

Condition: front cover has separated from sketchbook, back cover is attached. Cover is worn and dirty. Pages are in fairly good condition with minimal stains, lower right-hand corner is bent on all pages. On some images graphite has smeared. There are handwritten notes on the inside front and back covers.

Creator: Porter, Fairfield, 1907-1975

Forms part of: Fairfield Porter papers, 1888-2001, bulk 1924-1975

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Fairfield Porter. Fairfield Porter sketchbook, ca. 1950. Fairfield Porter papers, 1888-2001. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 5750