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Photo: Scott Leen


ca. 1967

Saul Steinberg

American (born Romania), 1914-1999

Ink, pencil, crayon, and watercolor on Strathmore (second half of the sheet separate, labeled (by St) "Histoire du Soldat")
14 1/2 x 23 in. (36.8 x 58.4 cm)
Gift of The Saul Steinberg Foundation
Provenance: The artist; Estate of the artist; The Saul Steinberg Foundation, New York, 1999; to Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, Washington, 2022
Photo: Scott Leen
Not currently on view


Exhibition HistoryNew York, New York, The Morgan Library and Museum, Saul Steinberg: Illuminations, Nov. 30, 2006 - Mar. 4, 2007 (Washington, D.C., Smithsonian American Art Museum, Apr. 6 - June 24, 2007; Cincinnati, Ohio, Cincinnati Art Museum, July 20 - Sept. 20, 2007; Poughkeepsie, New York, The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, Nov. 2, 2007 - Feb. 24, 2008; Paris, France, Fondation Henri Cartier- Bresson, May 6 - July 27, 2008; Zürich, Switzerland, Kunsthaus Zürich, Aug. 22 - Nov. 2, 2008; London, England, Dulwich Picture Gallery, Nov. 30, 2008 - Feb. 15, 2009; Hamburg, Germany, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Mar. 13 - June 1, 2009).

New York, Pace Gallery & Pace/MacGill, Saul Steinberg: 100th Anniversary Exhibition, Sept. 11 - Nov. 1, 2014

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