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Painter:
Hartley, Marsden 1877-1943  Search this
Medium:
Oil on board
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Hunter Museum of Art 10 Bluff View Chattanooga Tennessee 37403
Date:
1938-1939
Notes:
Henning, William T., Jr., "A Catalogue of the American Collection: Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga, Tennessee," Chattanooga: Hunter Museum of Art, 1985.
Image on file.
Henning, William T., Jr., "A Catalogue of the American Collection: Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga, Tennessee," Chattanooga: Hunter Museum of Art, 1985, pg. 170.
(Lower right:) (initialed) signed
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Summary:
Two birds are the principal forms of the painting. The head of one bird is tilted up, and the beak is open. The head and beak of the other bird are tilted down.
Topic:
Animal--Bird  Search this
Allegory--Death  Search this
Allegory--Place--Nova Scotia  Search this
Landscape--Water  Search this
Control number:
IAP 48850023
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_306023