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Artist Evergood, Philip
Title Leave It to the Experts
Date 1942
Year Range from 1942
Year Range to 1942
Medium Oil on canvas on plywood
Dimensions H-25.4 W-4.4 inches
Credit line Gift of C. Leonard Pfeiffer
ID# 1945.007.005
Object Name Painting
Provenance ACA Gallery, New York, NY; C. Leonard Pfeiffer, 1943; gift to UAMA, 1945.
Bibliography Arizona Highways, 1943, illus.
Exhibition Catalogue: "Contemporary American Paintings from the Collection of the UA," Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY, 1943, cat. #19, illus.
Exhibition Catalogue: "Twenty Years of Evergood," ACA Gallery, NY, Apr 21-May 15, 1946, page 56, illus.
"The University of Arizona Collection of American Art," cat. #28, illus, 1947.
"C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," U of A, 1961, cat. #28, page 42, illus.
Magazine of Art, 35:269, n. 42.
Exhibitions History ACA Gallery, NY, Oct 1942; "An Exhibition of Contemporary American Paintings From the Collection of the University of Arizona," Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, organized by the Whitney Museum of American Art, Apr 7-27, 1943, M.H. DeYoung Memorial Museum, San Francisco, CA, Aug 1943, cat. no. 19, ill.; "Twenty Years of Evergood," ACA GAllery, NY, Apr 21-May 15, 1946, p. 56, ill.; "A University Collects-Arizona," sponsored by the American Federation of the Arts, New York City, circulated: University of California Art Gallery, Los Angeles, Sept 9-30, 1952, Rosicrucian Egyptian Oriental Museum, San Jose, CA, Dec 5-31, 1952, Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego, CA, Jan 18-Feb 8, 1953, Texas Western College, El Paso, Feb 22-Mar 15, 1953, Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, FL, June 29-July 26, 1953, Miami Beach Art Center, Aug 10-27, 1953, Winston-Salem Public Library, NC, Sept 20-Oct 11, 1953, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Oct 25-Nov 15, 1953, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID, Nov 28-Dec 18, 1953; "Paintings from the Collections of the University of Arizona," circulated: Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR, Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, MO, Des Moines, IA, Kansas Art Gallery, Lawrence, KS, 1962-1963.

Obj. File: "Never Separate from the Heart: Philip Evergood 1901-1973," circulated: Buchnell Univ. Center Gallery, Lewisburg, PA, Sept 5-Oct 19, 1986, The Edith L. Blum Institute at Bard College, Nov 1-Dec 20, 1986, The Frederich S Wright Art Gallery at UCLA, Feb 1-Mar 22, 1987, The Albuquerque Museum, June 1-Sept 1, 1987; "Images of World War II," Museum of East Texas SFA Gallery, Mar 28-May 29, 1992; WWII Commemorative Year Exhibit, State Capitol Museum, Phoenix, Oct 20, 1994-Jan 20, 1995
"American Visions: Selections from the C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," UAMA (Hanson Gallery), Nov 22, 2013-March 24, 2014.
Subjects Representational
Magical Realism
Figures
Men
Soldiers
Philosophers
Hats
Swords
Shields
Books
Candles
Candlesticks
Clouds
Benches
Violins
Oil painting
Children