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Artist Turnbull, James
Title Sharecropper (also, Son of a Sharecropper)
Date 1939
Year Range from 1939.0
Year Range to 1939.0
Medium Gouache on paper
Dimensions H-27.2 W-20.16 inches
Credit line Gift of C. Leonard Pfeiffer
ID# 1945.007.008
Object Name Painting
Provenance ACA Gallery, New York, NY; C. Leonard Pfeiffer; gift to UAMA, 1945.
Bibliography Baigell, Matthew "The American Scene" Praeger, NY p. 203
"University of Arizona Collection of American Art" U of A, 1947 #101
"C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection" U of A 1961, cat #100
"The Neglected Generation of American Realist Painters 1930-1948" Wichita Art Museum, 1981 fig.#16.
"Contemporary Paintings from the Collection of the U of A". Metropolitan Museum, Ny 1943, #98
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. 98; "The Neglected Generation of American Realist Painters, 1930-1948," Wichita Art Museum, KS, May 3-June 14, 1981, fig. 16.
"American Visions: Selections from the C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," UAMA (Hanson Gallery), Nov 22, 2013-March 24, 2014.
Subjects Representational
Figures
African Americans
Wagon
Hay
Sharecroppers
Social realism
Gouaches
Hats
Children