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Artist Ribak, Louis
Title Beach Scene (also At the Beach)
Date ca. 1941
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1942
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions H-24.12 W-30.12 inches
Credit line Gift of C. Leonard Pfeiffer
ID# 1945.007.015
Object Name Painting
Provenance American Contemporary Artists Gallery, New York, NY; C. Leonard Pfeiffer, 1943; gift to UAMA, 1945.
Bibliography "Univeristy of Arizona Collection of American Art," U of A, 1947, #84.
"C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," U of A, 1961, cat. #83, page 97.
"The Neglected Generation of American Realist Painters, 1930-1948," Wichita Art Museum, 1981, figure #95.
The Association of Goverving Boards of Universities and Colleges, magazine "Trusteeship" May/June 2005 issue, front cover
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. 53;
"The Neglected Generation of American Realist Painters, 1930-1948," Wichita Art Museum, KS, May 3-June 14, 1981, fig. 95.
"American Visions: Selections from the C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," UAMA (Hanson Gallery), Nov 22, 2013-March 24, 2014.
Subjects Representational
Figures
Beaches
Swimsuits
Balls (Sporting goods)
Babies
Figures
Sailboats
Clouds
Lifeguards
Sand
Recreation
Oceans
Oil painting
Social realism