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Artist Pollock, Jackson
Title Number 20, 1950
Date 1950
Year Range from 1950
Year Range to 1950
Medium Oil on masonite gameboard
Dimensions H-22.125 W-22.125 D-2 Cir-14 inches
Credit line Gift of Edward Joseph Gallagher, Jr.
ID# 1957.001.007
Object Name Painting
Provenance Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, NY; Edward Joseph Gallagher, Jr., 1955; gift to UAMA, 1957.
Bibliography "The Edward Joseph Gallagher III Memorial Collection of the University of Arizona," Tucson: University of Arizona, 1957.
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"An Exhibition of Modern American Painting," Colby College, Waterville, May 10-Jun 8, 1964. 7.
O'Connor, Francis V. "Jackson Pollock," Museum of Modern Art: New York, 1967. 56.
"The Edward Joseph Gallagher III Memorial Collection of the University of Arizona," Tucson: University of Arizona, 1958.
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"The Edward Joseph Gallagher III Memorial Collection of the University of Arizona," Tucson: University of Arizona, 1964.
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"The Gallagher Memorial Collection, Paintings, Watercolors, Drawings, Sculpture, Collected By Mr. Edward Joseph Gallagher, Jr.," Tucson: University of Arizona Museum of Art, 1969. 114.
Kaufmann, Ruth and John W. McCoubrey. "The Disappearance and Reappearance of the Image," Brussels, 1969. 16 ill.
O'Connor, Francis, ed. "Jackson Pollock, Vol. 2, Paintings 1948-1955," New Haven: Yale University Press, 1978. 104 ill.
O'Brien, James P. "The Listening Experience: Elements, Forms, and Styles in Music," New York: Schirmer Books, 1987. ill.
Wechsler, Jeffrey. "Abstract Expressionism: Other Dimensions," New Jersey: Rutgers University, 1989. 90, ill. #12.
Knapp, Ruthie, and Janice Lehmberg. "Off the Wall Museum Guides for Kids: American Art ," Worcester: Davis Publications, 1998.
Knapp, Ruthie, and Janice Lehmberg. "Opening Doors: The Guide to Visiting an Art Museum," Worcester: Davis Publications, 1998.
Clark, Timothy. "Pollock Smallness," _Jackson Pollock: New Approaches_, ed. Kirk Varnedoe, New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1999. 27.
Sanfo, Vincenzo ed. "Jackson Pollock in Venice. The 'Irascibles' and the New York School," Milan: Skira, 2002. 105 ill.
Wilson, Marrian. "Why Pencils Are Yellow," Tucson: Marvin Press, 2002. 4 ill.
Villemur, Frederique and Brigette Pietrzak. "Paul Facchetti: Le Studio: Art Informel, Abstraction Lyrique," France: Actes Sud, 2004.
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[Exhibit History: POLLOCK'S AMERICA, JACKSON POLLOCK IN VENICE, THE "IRASCIBLES" AND THE NEW YORK SCHOOL, MUSEI CIVICI VENEZIANI (CIVIC MUSEUMS OF VENICE), SKIRA EDITORE, MILAN 2002, COLOR ILLUS. P. 105]
Exhibitions History "The Painter's Departure -- Current Trends as Reflected in the Paintings of Maud Morgan," Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT, Apr 23-May 7, 1951;
Paris, 1952;
"Art of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Century," University of California, Berkeley, Mar 1960;
"Paintings From the Collection of the University of Arizona," circulated Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, Springfield Art Museum, Des Moines, Kansas Art Gallery, Lawrence, 1962-63;
University of Chicago, Jun 24-Sep 6, 1963;
"Art of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries," University Art Museum, University of California, Berkeley, Mar 1960;
"An Exhibition of Modern American Painting," Colby College, Waterville, May 10-Jun 8, 1964;
"Expressionism- Force of the Fifties," Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO, Jan-Feb 1965;
Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City, Dec 1966-Feb 1967;
"The Disappearance and Reappearance of the Image," organized by the International Art Program, Smithsonian Institute, circulated Bucharest, Timisoara, Cluj, Prague, Bratislava, Brussels, Paris, Jan-Nov 1969;
"Inaugural Exhibition," Olin Art Gallery, Walla Walla, WA, Sept 30-Oct 24, 1972;
"Westkunst," Reinhallen, Cologne, May 28-Aug 16, 1981;
"Arizona Collects Twentieth Century Paintings," Tucson Museum of Art, Jan 18-Mar 23, 1986;
"Abstract Expressionism: Other Dimensions," Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, NJ, 1989;
"Jackson Pollock," Museum of Modern Art, New York, Nov 1, 1998-Feb 21, 1999;
"The American Century: Art and Culture 1900-2000 Part II," Whitney Museum of Art, New York, Sept 26, 1999-Feb 13, 2000;
"Jackson Pollock", Musei Civic Veneziani, Mar 23- Jul 30, 2002;
"L'America di Pollock," Museo Correr, Venice, Mar 23-Jun 30, 2002;
"The Modern Spirit: Selections from the Edward J. Gallagher III Memorial Collection," UAMA (Main Gallery), Nov 22, 2013-March 24, 2014.

Highlights of the Permanent Collection, UAMA, Mar. 19, 2016
Subjects Abstract works
Abstract
Non-objective
Abstract Expressionism
Oil painting