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Object ID 002036

Object Name John Cullen Murphy prints

Object Desc Framed collection of three prints from John Cullen Murphy. Black painted frame with glass and gold-colored matting. Sketches of men playing football, baseball, and boxing.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002083

Alternate ID

General Category Art

Category Art - General


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location 3rd Floor Hallway South

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords art,Murphy, John Cullen,illustrations,sports,football,baseball,boxing,prints,

Title John Cullen Murphy prints


Description Three framed prints. Prints are on white cardstock with black ink. At left is depiction of 4 men playing football. At center is baseball pitcher with man in background. At right are two men boxing with a group of men in hats in background. Frame is painted black, wood. Glass covering with paper backing. Gold-colored matting surrounds the prints

Medium paper

Technique print

Artist John Cullen Murphy

Artist Details John Cullen Murphy was an American illustrator. He is most known for his work on the Prince Valiant comic strip.

Signed Name John Cullen Murphy

Signature Location lower half of prints

Height 16

Length 0

Width 36.25

Depth 0.75

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Dimensions are of entired framed piece.

Quantity 0


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Image Caption CMY2083



Date APR 25,2014

Summary fair

Assessor BN

Notes Frame is worn with surface scratches throughout. Dust accretions on frame and glass. Glass has black paint along edges. Glass has surface scratches and wear. Matting is yellowed. Prints have light yellowing on edges. Black ink has minor fading. Back of frame has paper accretions along top and sides. Wood is discolored. Back paper is stained and has black paint to left of center. Wire has sharp edges.


Date APR 25,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7 from Room 7, Shelf 9 - automatic entry by admin

Date APR 25,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to 3rd Floor Hallway South from Room 7 - automatic entry by admin