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Artist:
Thomas Hart Benton, American, b. Neosho, Missouri, 1889–1975  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
65 5/8 x 77 5/8 in. (166.5 x 197.3 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1920)
Provenance:
James Graham and Sons, New York, to 1964
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 1964-17 May 1966
Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1966
Exhibition History:
BROOKLYN MUSEUM OF ART, New York. "Before the Fall: Art of the American Twenties," 21 October 2011-15 January 2012.
PEABODY ESSEX MUSEUM, Salem, Massachusettes. "American Epics: Thomas Hart Benton and Hollywood," 6 June - 7 September 2015, no. 70, color ill. pg 14 and 147. TOUR: THE NELSON-ATKINS MUSEUM OF ART, 10 Oct 2015 - 3 January 2016; AMON CARTER MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART, 6 February - 1 May 2016; MILWAUKEE ART MUSEUM, 9 June - 5 September 2016.
Published References:
RUUD, BRANDON K. and GREGORY NOSAN, eds. Works on Paper from the Collection of the Sheldon Museum of Art (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2016), no. 26, color ill. p. 52.
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1966
Accession Number:
66.468
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Social Realism
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.468