About This Artwork

Otis Kaye
American, 1885–1974

Heart of the Matter, 1963

Oil on canvas
127 x 108 cm (50 x 42 1/2 in.)
Signed: "OK"

Anonymous gift, 2015.419

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

Connecticut, New Britain Museum of American Art, Otis Kaye: Money, Mystery, and Mastery, January 17-May 10, 2015.

Ownership History

The artist; given to Paul Banks III, 1966, as a wedding present; descended in the family until 2015; given to the Art Institute of Chicago, 2015.

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