Object Record

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Artist Friedman, Martin
Title The Quarry
Date ca.1940
Year Range from 1935
Year Range to 1945
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions H-15.72 W-28 inches
Credit line Gift of C. Leonard Pfeiffer
ID# 1945.009.017
Object Name Painting
Provenance C. Leonard Pfeiffer; gift to UAMA, 1945.
Bibliography University of Arizona Collection of American Art, U of A, 1947, cat. #35.
"C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," U of A, 1961 (?), cat. #35, page 49.
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. #24; Phoenix Art Association, Jan 1945; 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;.
Subjects Non-objective
Rocks
Figures
Abstract
Landscape
Quarrying
Blue
White
Pulleys
Mining
Mining equipment