Arshile Gorky / Nighttime, Enigma and Nostalgia / ca. 1931-1932Arshile Gorky
Nighttime, Enigma and Nostalgia
ca. 1931-1932

View Larger Image

View Full Catalog Record Below

This image is one of over 108,000 from the AMICA Library (formerly The Art Museum Image Consortium Library- The AMICO Library™), a growing online collection of high-quality, digital art images from over 20 museums around the world. offers subscriptions to this collection, the finest art image database available on the internet. EVERY image has full curatorial text and can be studied in depth by zooming into the smallest details from within the Image Workspace.
Preview the AMICA Library™ Public Collection in Luna Browser Now

  • Cultures and time periods represented range from contemporary art, to ancient Greek, Roman, and Egyptian works.
  • Types of works include paintings, drawings, watercolors, sculptures, costumes, jewelry, furniture, prints, photographs, textiles, decorative art, books and manuscripts.

Gain access to this incredible resource through either a monthly or a yearly subscription and search the entire collection from your desktop, compare multiple images side by side and zoom into the minute details of the images. Visit for more information on the collection, click on the link below the revolving thumbnail to the right, or email us at .

Creator Name: Gorky, Arshile
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1904-1948
Gender: M
Creator Name-CRT: Arshile Gorky
Title: Nighttime, Enigma and Nostalgia
Title Type: Title
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1931
Creation End Date: 1932
Creation Date: ca. 1931-1932
Object Type: Drawings and Watercolors
Classification Term: Drawings
Materials and Techniques: ink
Dimensions: 24 x 31 in. (60.96 x 78.74 cm.)
AMICA Contributor: Whitney Museum of American Art
Owner Location: New York, New York, USA
ID Number: 80.54
Credit Line: 50th Anniversary Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edwin A. Bergman
Copyright: ? Estate of Arshile Gorky / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Provenance: Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Edwin A. Bergman
Context - Person: Bergman Betty
Context - Person: Bergman Edwin A.
Context - Person: Gorky Arshile
Context - Date: 1931 - 1932
Exhibition History: (1) "American Art 1900-1940: A History Reconsidered"
Exhibition History: "Picassoid: Collection in Context"
Exhibition History: "An American Story"
Exhibition History: Prints & Drawings Part I, Leonard & Evelyn Lauder Galleries
Component Measured: object
Measurement Dimension: height
Measurement Value: 60.96
Measurement Unit: cm
Measurement Dimension: width
Measurement Value: 78.74
AMICA Library Year: 2001
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright Whitney Museum of American Art

AMICA PUBLIC RIGHTS: a) Access to the materials is granted for personal and non-commercial use. b) A full educational license for non-commercial use is available from Cartography Associates at c) Licensed users may continue their examination of additional materials provided by Cartography Associates, and d) commercial rights are available from the rights holder.

Home | Subscribe | Preview | Benefits | About | Help | Contact
Copyright © 2007 Cartography Associates.
All rights reserved.