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Harriet and Leon

Harriet and Leon

Artist: 
Allan Rohan Crite (American, 1910–2007)
Date: 
1941
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
36 x 26 in. (91.4 x 66 cm)
Description: 

This painting depicts architect Leon Bailey and Harriet Jackson in Boston’s South End. It is one of the last of Crite’s well-known “neighborhood series,” which he began painting in 1929.

Inscription: 

Inscribed on lower right: "Allan R. Crite / ARC / 1941"

Credit Line: 

Gift of the artist, 1971

Object Number: 
UR235