Currently on View in K205
This unglorified glimpse of a woman hanging laundry was probably painted from Sloan's studio window.
Sloan was part of a group of artists who became known as the Ashcan School.
Ashcan School artists recorded the bustling activity of New York's lower East Side.
Mildred H. Lamb, Cleveland Ohio until May 1927; (Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, New York) 11 December 1941; (Kraushaar Galleries, New York, New York); purchased by the John Herron Art Institute, now the Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields, in 1954.