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Artist Hirsch, Joseph
Title Editorial
Date 1942
Year Range from 1942
Year Range to 1942
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions H-19.291 W-25.512 inches
Credit line Gift of C. Leonard Pfeiffer
ID# 1945.006.004
Object Name Painting
Provenance Associated American Artists, New York, NY; C. Leonard Pfeiffer, 1943; gift to UAMA, 1945.
Bibliography Exhibition Catalogue: "Contemporary American Paintings from the Collection of the University of Arizona," Metropolitan Museum, NY, 1943, cat. #30.
Art Digest, 17:1, April 1, 1943, cover photo.
"The University of Arizona Collection of American Art," U of A, 1947, cat. #45.
"American Art Collection," U of A, c. 1960, no page, illus.
"C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," U of A, 1961, cat. #45, page 59.
Exhibition catalogue: "The Newspaper in American Art," Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego, 1965, cat. #20.
Baigell, Matthew. "The American Scene," Praeger, NY, 1974, page 197, cat. #114.
Exhibition catalogue: "The Neglected Generation of American Realist Painters, 1930-1948," Wichita Art Museum, KS, May 3-June 14, 1981, fig. #49.
Gustafson, Donna; Nan A. Rotschild; Kendall Taylor; Gilbert T. Vincent; and Linda Weintraub. "Art What Thou Eat: Images of Food in American Art," the Edith C. Blum Art Institute, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, 1991, color illus, page 91, text pages 88-89.
"Kansas History: A Journal of the Central Plains," Kansas State Historical Society, 120 W. 10th St., Topeka, KS, Dec 1992, vol. 15, no. 4.
Apgar, Garry; Shaun O'L. Higgins; Colleen Striegel. "The Newspaper in Art," New Media Ventures, Spokane, WA, Summer, 1996.
Levin, Gail; Judith Tick. "Aaron Copland's America: A Cultural Perspective," Watson-Guptill Publications, curated by the Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntingdon, New York, 2000, color illus page 91.
"Art What Thou Eat" Edith C. Blum Art Institue September 2-November 18,1990

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. no. 30, ill.; Phoenix Fine Arts Association, Phoenix, AZ, Jan 12-26, 1945; "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; one-man show, University of Utah, College of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City, May 24-Jun 24, 1959; "Paintings from the Collections of the University of Arizona," Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock; Springfield Art Museum, MO, Des Moines, IA, Kansas Art Gallery, Lawrence, 1962-63; "The Newspaper in American Art," Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego, Oct 11-Nov 14, 1965, cat. no. 20, ill.; "The Neglected Generation of American Realist Painters, 1930-1948," Wichita Art Museum, KS, May 3-June 14, 1981, fig. 49.

Obj. File: "The Spirit of the City," Loyola Marymount University, Feb 18-Apr 7, 1986; "Twentieth-Century American Art: Selections from Arizona Collections," Phoenix Museum of Art, Aug 26-Oct 2, 1988; "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 11, 1990; "Aaron Copland's America," The Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntingdon, NY, Oct 15 200-Feb 15, 2002, color illus, page 91
"American Visions: Selections from the C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," UAMA (Hanson Gallery), Nov 22, 2013-March 24, 2014.
Subjects Representational
Figures
Men
Newspapers
Eating & drinking
Milk
Buildings
Sitting
Social realism
Smoking
Cigarettes
Goggles
Oil painting