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Artist Harrison, Birge
Title Quebec by Moonlight
Date ca. 1910
Year Range from 1900
Year Range to 1920
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions H-24.4 W-30.48 inches
Credit line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel L. Kingan
ID# 1952.001.062
Object Name Painting
Provenance Samuel L. Kingan; gift to UAMA, 1952.
Bibliography Archives of American Art Microfilm (Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC), no. D 11, frames 94-95; no. D 13, 428-443; no. MB 510, 11790-11795; no. NB 512, 13086-13087; no. 52, 133-135; no. N 518 ,28-39; no. N. 523, 678-679; no. N 531, 628-629; no. N 557, 557-558; no. 560, 743-745; no. NDR 3, 101-102.

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Exhibitions History "Second Winter Exhibitions of Landscapes in oil by Birge Harrison, Plymouth, MA," Detroit Museum of Art, Dec 1903, cat. no. 2;
"Exhibition and Sale at Doll and Richards, Boston, MA," Nov 4-16, 1910, cat. no. 12;
"A Collection of Paintings by Birge Harrison, N.A., "Harrison City Art Museum, St. Louis, MO, Dec 25-?, 1910, cat. no. 12; "Exhibition of Paintings by Birge Harrison, N.A.," John Herron Art Institute, Indianapolis, Mar 1-25, 1911, cat. no. 101; "Exhibition of Paintings by Birge Harrison," Robert Bose Galleries, Boston, 1911?, cat. no. 19;
"An Exhibition of Twenty-Four Landscape Paintings by Birge Harrison," Art Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, Nov 8-30, 1912, cat. no. 16;
"Exhibition of Landscapes by Birge Harrison, N.A.," Cincinnati Art Museum, Jan 27-Feb 10, 1912, cat. no. 19; "Two Retrospective Exhibitions: Alexander and Birge Harrison," Buffalo Fine Arts Academy, 1913, cat. no. 15; "Exhibition of Paintings by Alexander Harrison and Birge Harrison," Detroit Museum of Art, Jan 4-31, 1914, cat. no. 99; "An Exhibition of Paintings by Birge Harrison, N.A.," Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY, Feb 1-14, 1915; cat. no. 5.
"The Kingan Collection: Mood and Atmosphere in American Art," UAMA, Nov 12, 2005 - Feb 2, 2006.
Subjects Representational
Oil painting
Landscape
Landscape paintings
Clouds
Moon
Moonlight
Tonalism
Cities & towns