May 4, 2006

"Rocky River": From Sketchbook No. 3, page 23

"Rocky River": From Sketchbook No. 3, page 23

c. 1937

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Mabel A. Hewit

(American, 1903–1984)

Graphite

Sheet: 18 x 23 cm (7 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William Jurey in memory of Mabel A. Hewit 2005.345.23

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Description

This simple line drawing was Hewit’s first idea for Rocky River, a scene from a Cleveland suburb. She elaborated upon the landscape in a drawing executed in lithographic crayon in another sketchbook, but she continued to make changes when she drew on the lithographic stone.

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