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Artist Blanch, Arnold
Title Rodeo (in the Rockies)
Date ca.1940
Year Range from 1935
Year Range to 1945
Medium Oil on canvas stretched over masonite
Dimensions H-20.079 W-30 inches
Credit line Gift of C. Leonard Pfeiffer
ID# 1945.006.015
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, #7.
"American Art Collection," U of A, 1960, no page, illus.
"The C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," U of A, 1961, cat. #7, illus, page 21.
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. 6; Phoenix Fine Arts Association, Phoenix, AZ, Jan 12-26, 1945; Texas Western College of the University of Texas, El Paso, TX, Mar 1950; "Paintings from the Collections of the University of Arizona," circulated: Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR, Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, MO, Des Moines, IA, Kansas Art Gallery, Lawrence, KS, 1962-1963; American Embassy, Tokyo, Summer 1964-Summer 1966.
Subjects Representational
Southwest
Rodeos
Cowboys
Horses
Figures
Men
Hats
Bleachers
Clouds
Social realism
Hills
Riding
Horseback riding
Oil painting