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Stuart Davis

Owh! in San Paõ

1951

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Stuart Davis, Owh! in San Paõ, 1951  52.2  
Stuart Davis, Owh! in San Paõ, 1951. Oil on canvas, 52 1/4 × 41 3/4 in. (132.7 × 106 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase  52.2  On view For Teachers
Art © Estate of Stuart Davis / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY