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Artist Ritschel, William
Title Light on the Sea
Date ca. 1915
Year Range from 1910
Year Range to 1920
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions H-48.88 W-59.12 inches
Credit line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel L. Kingan
ID# 1952.001.080
Object Name Painting
Provenance E. and A. Milch Co., Inc., New York, NY, 1919(?); Samuel L. Kingan; gift to UAMA, 1952.
Bibliography Archives of American Art Microfilm (Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC), no. N 518, frames 512-514; no. N 562, 563-564; no. 538, 354-355; no. N 541, 477-478; no. D 14, 65-69.
Kingan, Samuel L. "The Nature of Landscape," Chicago: 1920. 34 ill.
Exhibitions History "Annual Exhibition of Selected Paintings by American Artists, 1916," Detroit Museum of Art, Mar 17-Apr 30, 1916 (exhibition and sale) cat. no. 43;
"An Exhibition of Paintings by William Ritschel, N.A.," City Art Museum, St. Louis, Mar 3-15, 1919, cat. no. 24, "Exhibition of Paintings by William Ritschel," Albright Art Gallery,
Buffalo Fine Arts Academy, Sep 11-Oct 5, 1919, cat. no. 1; "Exhibition of Paintings by William Ritschel," Museum of History, Science and Art, Exposition Park, Los Angeles, Feb 1-28, 1921, cat. no. 20.
"The Kingan Collection: Mood and Atmosphere in American Art," UAMA, Nov 12, 2005 - Feb 2, 2006.
Subjects Representational
Oil painting
Impressionism
Impressionistic
Seascapes
Waves
Water
Oceans
Rocks
Reflections