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Detail from City Church
1975
Photographer:Photographed by Unknown
Maker:Made by Clifford Mitchell , American, 1925 - 2005
Photography; color prints on paper
Primary Dimensions (image height x width): 4 9/16 x 3 1/16in. (11.6 x 7.8cm) Sheet (height x width): 4 7/8 x 3 7/16in. (12.4 x 8.7cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Brenda Mitchell-Powell
Description: Two different views of "City Church," an ink drawing with what appears to be a watercolor background. The Gothic church is capped with a small dome and bhe bell tower. It is seen from the outside, with a figure using a cane or walking stick and carrying a bag passing by.
Subject Note: The church in the drawing is in Boston. "City Church" appeared in Mitchell's one-man exhibition at Western New England College Art Gallery in 1987 and at theJohn Slade Ely House Gallery in New Haven, Connecticut, in 1981. From the artist's catalog. Clifford Mitchell was an architect as well as artist, so images of buildings figure frequently in his artwork.
Inscription: 2012.236.103, verso, top right, handwritten in blue ink: "page 90" Bottom, handwritten in blue ink: "DETAIL FROM CITY / CHURCH, 1975"
Object Number: 2012.236.102-.103
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