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Artist Greenwood, Marion
Title Simple Confession
Date 1940
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1940
Medium Oil on board
Dimensions H-8.76 W-11.8 inches
Credit line Gift of C. Leonard Pfeiffer
ID# 1945.006.008
Object Name Painting
Provenance Associated American Artists, New York, NY; C. Leonard Pfeiffer, 1943; gift to UAMA, 1945.
Bibliography "University of Arizona Collection of American Art," U of A, 1947, cat. #37.
"C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," U of A, 1961, cat. #37, page 51.
"The Neglected Generation of American Realist Painters," Wichita Art Museum, 1981, fig. #100
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. 26; 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-Spring 1966; "The Neglected Generation of American Realist Painters, 1930-1948," Wichita Art Museum, KS, May 3-June 14, 1981, fig. 100; "Social Concern and Urban Realism: American Painting of the 1930s," American Federation of the Arts, New York, Mar 1983-Oct 1984 cat. no. 14, p. 49, ill. circulated District 1199 New York, NY; Boston University Art Gallery, Boston, MA; Anchorage Historical and Fine Arts Museum, Anchorage, AL; Lauren Rogers Library and Museum of Art, Laurel, MS; Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH; Norton Gallery and School of Art, West Palm Beach Florida; The Fine Arts Museum of the South, Mobile, AL

Obj. File: "The Spirit of the City," Loyola Marymount University, Feb 17-Apr 7, 1986.

[Exhibit History: 1. M.H. DeYoung Memorial Museum S.T. Oct. 1943; Phoenix Art Association Jan. 1945; Texas Western College, El Paso 1950; American Embassy, Tokyo Summer 1964-Sp. 1966; American Federation of American Art, "Social Concern and Urban Realism: American Painting of the 1930's"; Loyola Marymount, Feb. 18- Apr. 7 1986, "Spirit of the City"]
Subjects Representational
Oil painting
Figures
Men
Hats
Drinking
Smoking
Cigars
Tables
Social realism