Collection Artwork
Jenny Snider (born New York, New York, 1944)
Shadow on the Wall
1985
oil on canvas
canvas size: 16 x 20 in.
Gift of Dona Nelson
2020.12.1
Signed in black on white-painted ground, canvas verso, upper right: Jenny Snider
Inscribed, canvas verso, upper right, right of white-painted section: 1985
Inscribed and dated in black on white-painted ground, canvas verso, lower right: SHADOW ON THE / WALL 1985
Label from Edward Thorp Gallery adhered, canvas verso, lower right

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