Indian Ocean

TitleIndian Ocean
Mediumoil on canvas
Dimensions27 x 37 1/4
Signature"R.A. Blakelock" lower right [in red without arrowhead]
Current OwnerCorporation of Yaddo
URL of Owner
CityStateSaratoga Springs, NY
ProvenanceArtist; G.F. Peabody; H.W. Watrous; ***; Mrs. Spencer Trask; The Corporation of Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY
Published"News of the Art World," New York World, 11 January 1920"Ralph Albert Blakelock", Nebraska Art Association Quarterly, Winter, 1974, p. 2 ill.
ExhibitedGeske - 1975, Cat. 69, p. 82, ill.
Subject DescriptionTones of blue sky and water with light reflected on water surface.
Conditionhome-primed, coarse linear canvas; loss of paint 22 1/2 b x 15 3/4 from left about 1/4 sq. in.; hair cracks may be floating; restoration on bottom, left center; cloudiness in top areas which is not consistent with rest of the painting. Crackle on area of
Additional Examination Noteson reverse: "Sold to H.W. Watrous/RA Blakelock/m.15