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Artist Mitchell, Bruce
Title Mauch Chunk, Pa.
Date 1935
Year Range from 1935
Year Range to 1935
Medium Gouache on paper
Dimensions H-21 W-27.8 inches
Credit line Gift of C. Leonard Pfeiffer
ID# 1945.004.003
Object Name Painting
Provenance Downtown Gallery, New York, NY; C. Leonard Pfeiffer; gift to UAMA, 1945.
Bibliography Art Digest, Dec 15, 1942, page 11.
"Gallery of Modern American Paintings," U of A, 1942, page 23.
"Contemporary American Paintings from the Collection of the University of Arizona," Metropolitan, 1943, cat. #91.
"The University of Arizona Collection of American Art," U of A, 1947, #91.
"The C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," U of A, 1961, cat. #72, page 86.
Exhibitions History Obj. File: "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; "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; "Iron Horse in Art," Fort Worth Art Center, Jan-Mar 1958; "Fifty Years Ago," University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, Sept 18-Dec 5, 1980.
"American Visions: Selections from the C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," UAMA (Hanson Gallery), Nov 22, 2013-March 24, 2014.
Subjects Representational
Landscape
Mountains
Water
Telephone poles
Telephone lines
Buildings
Gouaches
Traintracks
Trains