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Artist Sievan, Maurice
Title Astoria Boulevard
Date 1940
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1940
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions H-54.7 W-69 cm
Credit line Gift of C. Leonard Pfeiffer
ID# 1945.009.040
Object Name Painting
Provenance C. Leonard Pfeiffer; gift to UAMA, 1945.
Bibliography Art Digest, 14:19, Spring 1940, illus.
Exhibition Catalogue: "Contemporary American Paintings from the Collection of the University of Arizona," Metropolitan Museum, NY, 1943.
"University of Arizona Collection of American Art," U of A, 1947, #91, illus.
"C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," U of A, 1961(?), cat. #90. page 104, illus.
Nolan, Leslie; O'Connor, Francis V. "Creative Lives: New York. Paintings and Photographs by Maurice and Lee Sievan," Musuem of the City of New York, 1997, color illus. page 51.
Exhibitions History "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. #58; Maurice Sievan Retrospective, Queens County Art and Cultural Center, Flushing, NY, Jan 16-Feb 24, 1974;

Obj. File: "Creative Lives: New York. Photos and Paintings by Maurice and Lee Sievan," Nov 1997.
Subjects Representational
Cityscape paintings
Cityscapes
Roads
Automobiles
Cars
Figures
Buildings
Walking