Lot 38
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PAUL CADMUS | Studio Stuff

60,000 - 80,000 USD
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  • Paul Cadmus
  • Studio Stuff
  • signed CADMUS (upper right)
  • tempera and pencil on gessoed paperboard
  • 28 by 17 1/2 inches
  • (71.1 by 44.5 cm)
  • Painted in 1958.


Senator William Benton, New York and Southport, Connecticut, by 1970
Helen Boley, Madison, Wisconsin, 1973 (his daughter, by descent)


Osaka, Japan, World Exposition; Hartford, Connecticut, Wadsworth Atheneum, The Benton Collection: 20th Century American Painting, March 1970-January 1971, no. 50, p. 32
Oxford, Ohio, Miami University Art Museum; Wichita, Kansas, Edwin A. Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University; Charleston, South Carolina, Gibbes Art Gallery; Storrs, Connecticut, William Benton Museum of Art; Yonkers, New York, The Hudson River Museum, Paul Cadmus: Yesterday & Today, September 1981-July 1982, no. 35, p. 78, illustrated
Storrs, Connecticut, William Benton Museum of Art, University of Connecticut, 1984 (on loan)
New York, Midtown Payson Galleries, Paul Cadmus: Still Life Portrait Tableaux, November-December 1994
Madison, Wisconsin, Chazen Museum of Art, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2006-2018 (on long-term loan)


Lincoln Kirstein, Paul Cadmus, New York, 1984, p. 136, illustrated p. 89
Guy Davenport, The Drawings of Paul Cadmus, New York, 1989, p. 9, illustrated