Adirondacks (View Near Lake Tear-in-the Clouds, Headwaters of the Hudson River, New York)

Adirondacks (View Near Lake Tear-in-the Clouds, Headwaters of the Hudson River, New York)
Title
Adirondacks (View Near Lake Tear-in-the Clouds, Headwaters of the Hudson River, New York)
Date 
1992
Medium 
Watercolor, gouache, scratching out, graphite, and charcoal on heavy watercolor paper
Dimensions 
frame: 62 3/4 x 42 3/4 in. ( 159.4 x 108.6 cm ) sheet: 60 x 40 in. ( 152.4 x 101.6 cm )
Description 
Landscape: The dominant portion of the watercolor depicts falls near Lake Tear-in-the-Clouds, the headwaters of the Hudson River. The lower border is divided into parts showing a sneaker, a Coke bottle, a hand, sunglasses, and a half-opened Hershey chocolate bar.
Credit Line 
Gift of Don Nice
Object Number 
1992.9
Marks 
Signature and date: in LLC: "1992"; in LRC: "Nice"
Inscriptions 
Signed at lower right in graphite: "nice"; inscribed at lower left: "1992"
Gallery Label 
The watercolor was created by the artist for inclusion in The New-York Historical Society's venue of traveling exhibition "Forever Wild". Don Nice was born in Visalia, CA, in 1932. He received his B.F.A. in 1954 from the USC and his M.F.A. in 1964 from Yale University. He has been represented by the Pace Gallery and the Nancy Hoffman Gallery in New York City. His work is represented in the permanent collections of the Museum of Modern Art and the Whitney.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group