Oil on stretched canvas.
Cummings scholar, Rushworth Kidder, discusses this painting in a Writers Forum Discussion found here.
Donor / Restoration Funded By
The College at Brockport
45" x 30"
Weak canvas extremely slack; detached across entire top; moderate cupping and cracking overall; poor stretcher and old repairs; small punctures in canvas; flaking paint along bottom near stretcher bar crease; old patch and repair at TR; dirty; no frame.
Clean; consolidate paint locally; mend punctures; humidify and flatten; line; new 6 bar stretcher; fill and inpaint losses; new frame.
The Hildegarde Lasell Watson Collection of Artworks by E.E. Cummings