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Artist Di Gioia, Frank
Title Fish Market
Date 1940-1941
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1941
Medium Gouache on paper
Dimensions H-16.08 W-20.24 inches
Credit line Gift of C. Leonard Pfeiffer
ID# 1945.009.011
Object Name Painting
Provenance C. Leonard Pfeiffer; gift to UAMA, 1945.
Bibliography "An Exhibition of Contemporary American Paintings From the Collection of the University of Arizona Catalogue," Whitney Museum of American Art, 1945, #75.
Gruskin, Alan. "Painting in U.S.A.," Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Co., 1946.
"The University of Arizona Collection of American Art," U of A, 1947, #25.
"C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," U of A, 1961 (?), cat. #25, page 39.
Life, Feb 18, 1964. ill.
Gustafson, Donna, N. Rothschild, K. Taylor, G. Vincent, and L. Weintraub. "Art What Thou Eat: Images of Food in American Art," Mount Kisco: Moyer Bell, 191. 64 ill, 62.
Exhibitions History Acc. file: "International Watercolors," Art Institute of Chicago, 1942;
"An Exhibition of Contemporary American Paintings from the Collection of the U of A," April 7-27, 1943, Metropolitan, organized by the Whitney, cat. #75; De Young Memorial Museum 8/43;
Texas Western College of the University of Texas, El Paso, TX, Mar 1950;
"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;
"Art What Thou Eat: Images of Food in American Art," The Edith C. Blum Art Institute, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, Sept 2-Nov 18, 1991.
Obj. File: "Art What Thou Eat," Edith C. Blum Art Institute, Sept 2-Nov 18, 1990.
"American Visions: Selections from the C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," UAMA (Hanson Gallery), Nov 22, 2013-March 24, 2014.
Subjects Representational
Genre paintings
Figures
Men
Women
Children
Markets
Cats
Ice
Scales
Knives