Great Trade Route: Put’em up against a wall, c.1936

Great Trade Route: Put’em up against a wall, c.1936

Ink on paper
11 3/4 x 9 3/4 in.
Titled verso in pencil upper left: 5. “Put’em up against a wall” pg. 73 / half page
Signed verso by Shelby Cox upper left: Janice Tworkov “Biala”
Signed verso by Shelby Cox lower right: Biala / Janice Tworkov
Stamped: 1381
#576

Provenance:
Georgette Passedoit Gallery, New York
Shelby Cox, Provincetown (purchased from the above in 1937)

Exhibited:
Paintings and Drawings by Biala, Georgette Passedoit Gallery, New York, NY, February 23-March 13, 1937.
Biala: Vision and Memory, Godwin-Ternbach Museum, Queens College, Queens, NY, September 12-October 27, 2013.

Note:
This work is the original illustration for Ford Madox Ford’s book The Great Trade Route, published in 1937.