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Artist Smith, Lawrence Beall
Title Bar Trio (also Trio at the Bar)
Date 1941
Year Range from 1941
Year Range to 1941
Medium Oil on cottonboard
Dimensions H-10.72 W-15.48 inches
Credit line Gift of C. Leonard Pfeiffer
ID# 1945.006.010
Object Name Painting
Provenance Associated American Artists, New York, NY; C. Leonard Pfeiffer, 1943; gift to UAMA, 1945.
Bibliography "The University of Arizona Collection of American Art," U of A, 1947, #95, illus.
"The C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," U of A, 1961, cat. #94, page 108, illus.
Exhibition Catalogue: "The Neglected Generation of American Realist Painters, 1930-1948," Wichita Art Museum, KS, May 3-June 14, 1981, fig. #101, illus.
Exhibition Catalogue: "Contemporary American Paintings from the Collection of the University of Arizona," Metropolitan Museum, NY, 1943.
Exhibitions History Associated American Artists (according to artist's letter, Feb 1981) prior to purchase c. 1942; "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. 61; Yuma Public Library, AZ, Feb 1961; "The Neglected Generation of American Realist Painters, 1930-1948," Wichita Art Museum, KS, May 3-June 14, 1981, fig. 101.
Obj. File: "The Spirit of the City," Loyola Marymount University, Feb 17-Apr 7, 1986.
"American Visions: Selections from the C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," UAMA (Hanson Gallery), Nov 22, 2013-March 24, 2014.
Subjects Representational
Figures
Men
Hats
Bars
Bartenders
Eating & drinking facilities
Cash registers
Bottles
Alcoholic beverages
Figurines
Horses
Oil painting