Our Short Order Restaurant
Ink over graphite on paper
sheet: 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
image: 19 1/2 x 15 1/2 in. (49.5 x 39.4 cm) (show scale)
Signed lower right in ink: "Ding"
Inscribed recto at top right of sheet, in graphite: "SAT RE[C]"
On verso: at lower right, in green marker, "Received / Jan. 21, '41 / from J. N. Darling / Des Moines, Iowa"
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Gift of Mrs. Harold J. Baily
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Jay Darling (American, 1876-1962). Our Short Order Restaurant, ca. 1941. Ink over graphite on paper, sheet: 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Harold J. Baily, 67.27.15. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.67.27.15.jpg)
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Light, illegible graphite inscriptions (abstract shapes) on verso
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