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Shipwreck off Point Arguello

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Milford Zornes

(Oklahoma, January 25, 1908 - February 24, 2008, Claremont, CA)

Shipwreck off Point Arguello, 1948
Watercolor on paper
16 11/16 x 13 11/16 in. (42.39 x 34.77 cm)

Creation Place: North America, American
Technique: Watercolor
Credit Line: Gift of Lauren Fowler O'Malley and Michael Glen O'Malley
Accession Number: P2019.8.7
On the front, a large ship is off the coast in the middle distance, with the rocks and sand of the beach in the foreground. An ominous sky is filled with colors in browns and blues. On the back there are several female figures studies: one head, two torsos, and five full-length figures.

On recto: "MILFORD / ZORNES / 1948 / "SHIPWRECK OFF POIT ARGUELLO" signed in graphite in th bottom right corner of image. "SHIPWRECK OFF P" is handwritten in graphite in bottom right corner of sheet.

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  • Overall Dimensions: 16 11/16 x 13 11/16 in. (42.39 x 34.77 cm) Measured by Al-Shibibi, Leila

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