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Inscription

lower right in graphite: 1950 Milton Avery; across bottom of verso in black ball-point pen by unknown hand: "Birds by Blue Sea" by Milton Avery 17 x 22 monotype and pencil

Provenance

Associated American Artists, New York; purchased by NGA, 1993.



Exhibition History
1994
Milton Avery: Works on Paper, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994-1995, no. 32.
1995
Milton Avery: Works on Paper, The Hyde Collection, Glen Falls, 1995, no. 32.
1996
Milton Avery: Works on Paper, Allentown Art Museum, 1996, no. 32.
1996
Milton Avery: Works on Paper, James A. Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, no. 32.
1996
Milton Avery: Works on Paper, The Snite Museum of Art, Notre Dame, 1996, no. 32.
Bibliography
1994
Owens, Carlotta J. Milton Avery: Works on Paper. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994: no. 32.