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Lapse of Time -- Idiot's Delight, 1936
Kyra Markham

New York, New York
Lithograph on ivory paper, Paper W: 29.10 cm, Paper H: 40.20 cm, Image W: 23.70 cm, Image H: 32.80 cm
Courtesy of the Fine Arts Program, Public Buildings Service, U. S. General Services Administration. Commissioned through the New Deal art projects, 1945  45.1337
Not On View
recto: l.c. graphite "Lapse of Time- "Idiot's Delight"; l.r. graphite "Kyra Markham '36"; b.r. graphite "10 x 13 3/4" "16 x 20 3/4" "3 + 4" "3"; b.l. graphite "11"

recto: l.l. stamped in black ink "FEDERAL ART PROJECT / NYC WPA" WPA label on file: "WORKS PROGRESS ADMINISTRATION FEDERAL ART PROJECT STATE N.Y.C. ARTIST MARKHAM, KYRA TITLE IDIOT'S DELIGHT MEDIUM LITHO PROJECT NO 265-6900-853 DATE 3/5/37 Property of the United States Government" Stamped in black ink on label "MAR 12 1937" A red medallion is attached to the label Written in blue pencil on label "M"

Keywords: Figure group, Movie set, Actor, Man, Woman, Smoking, Cigarette, Cosmetic jar, Print, Works Progress Administration