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Artist Avery, Milton
Title White Bird
Date 1950
Year Range from 1950
Year Range to 1950
Medium Gouache on paper
Dimensions H-16.8 W-21.92 inches
Credit line Gift of Edward Joseph Gallagher, Jr.
ID# 1955.001.007
Object Name Painting
Provenance Edward J. Gallagher, Jr.; gift to UAMA, 1955.
Bibliography Henry McBride. "Watercolor Gigantic," _ART NEWS_, May 1951: 26.
"The Edward Joseph Gallagher III Memorial Collection of the University of Arizona," Tucson: University of Arizona, 1957. 10.
"The Edward Joseph Gallagher III Memorial Collection of the University of Arizona," Tucson: University of Arizona, 1958. 13.
"The Edward Joseph Gallagher III Memorial Collection of the University of Arizona," Tucson: University of Arizona, 1964. 18.
"An Exhibition of Modern American Painting," Colby College, Waterville, May 10-Jun 8, 1964. 2.
"The Gallagher Memorial Collection, Paintings, Watercolors, Drawings, Sculpture, Collected By Mr. Edward Joseph Gallagher, Jr.," Tucson: University of Arizona Museum of Art, 1969. 19.
van Dam, Cornelis P. "In Wind and Water." _The Sciences_ Jan-Feb 1988: 36-37.
"Treasury of Literature-Level 7," Florida: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1992. 482-483.
Smiles, Eileen M. "Birds" Woodbury, CT: Hitchcock House Antiques, Inc., 2003
Exhibitions History Brooklyn Museum, New York City, May 9-Jun 24, 1951; Michigan State University, East Lansing, Summer 1960; Paintings From the Collections of the University of Arizona," Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock. traveled to Springfield Art Museum, Missouri, DesMoines, IA, Kansas Art Gallery, Lawrence, 1962-63; University of Chicago, Jun 24-Sep 6, 1963; "An Exhibition of Modern American Painting," Colby College, Waterville, May 10-Jun 8, 1964;
"The Bird in Art," University of Arizona, Tucson, Nov 7 1964-Jan 3, 1965;
Utah Museum of Fine Art, Salt Lake City, Dec 1966-Feb 1967.; Utah Museum of Fine Art, December 1966-February 1967
"The Modern Spirit: Selections from the Edward J. Gallagher III Memorial Collection," UAMA (Main Gallery), Nov 22, 2013-March 24, 2014.
Subjects Animals
Birds
Flying
Representational
Gouaches
American Modernism