Object Record

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Artist Fortess, Karl Eugene
Title Rockhill Special
Date 1940
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1940
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions H-19.685 W-31.693 inches
Credit line Gift of C. Leonard Pfeiffer
ID# 1945.006.014
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, cat. #32.
"The C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," U of A, 1961, cat. #32, page 46.
Exhibitions History "Third Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Paintings," Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, Mar 4-Apr 14, 1942, cat. no. 78; "Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Art," Art Institute of Chicago, 1942-1943; "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. 21; Phoenix Fine Arts Association, Phoenix, AZ, Jan 12-26, 1945; Art Institute of Chicago Annual Exhibition, Mar 3-Apr 14, 1952.
Subjects Representational
Landscape
Mountains
Trees
Rocks
Trains
Oil painting
Cars
Ruins
Trash