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- Paul Cadmus
- Study for 'Bar Italia'
- signed Cadmus, titled Study for Bar Italia and numbered #4 (in the margin at lower right); titled Study for 'Bar Italia' and numbered #4 (on the old backing affixed to the new backing)
- colored pencils and graphite on paper
Midtown Galleries, New York
Executed circa 1953-1955, the present work is a study for Cadmus' well-known tempera work, Bar Italia, a satire spotlighting the post-war invasion of American tourists to Italy.