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Artist Nichols, Dale William
Title City National Bank
Date 1937
Year Range from 1937
Year Range to 1937
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions H-23.5 W-39.5 inches
Credit line Gift of C. Leonard Pfeiffer
ID# 1946.003.003
Object Name Painting
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist by C. Leonard Pfeiffer; gift to UAMA, 1946.
Bibliography "University of Arizona Collection of American Art," U of A, 1947, #74, illus.
"C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," U of A, 1961(?), #73, page 87, illus.
"The Neglected Generation of American Realist Painters, 1930-1948," Wichita Art Museum, 1981, fig. #56, illus.
"News from the South Dakota Memorial Art Center," May 1986, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD.
Exhibition Catalogue: "Dale Nichols: Retrospective Exhibit," Columbus Library Art Gallery, Columbus, NE, 1988, page 7, illus.
Exhibition Catalogue: "Carsinart: The Automobile Icon," Pensacola Museum of Art, 1990, cat. #13, page 25, illus.
Exhibitions History Joslyn Memorial Museum, Omaha, NE; Macbeth Gallery, NY; O'Brien Galleries, Chicago; University of Illinois, Urbana; Indiana State Teachers College; Rockford Art Association, Rockford, IL; All-Illinois Society of Fine Arts, Chicago; Miller and Paine Gallery, Lincoln, NE; "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 Magic Realists," Metropolitan Museum and Art Center, Miami, FL, Feb 4-Apr 10, 1977; "The Neglected Generation of American Realist Painters, 1930-1948," Wichita Art Museum, KS, May 3-June 14, 1981, fig. 56.

*note: Artist did not supply dates of exhibits prior to UA purchase (1937-1943)

Obj. File: "Illusions of Eden: Visions of the American Heartland," organized by the Columbus Museum of Art, traveled: Madison Art Center, WI, Washington Pavilion, Snow Falls, SD, Feb 24-Aug 26, 2001; "Carsinart: The Automobile Icon," Pensacola Museum of Art, FL, May 11-June 30, 1990; "Great Plains 1930-1939," Center for Great Plains Studies, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, traveled: Wyoming State Museum, Museum of Art and Archaeology, University of Missouri, Charles H. Macnider Museum, Mason City, IA, Gardiner Art Gallery, Oklahoma State University, Springfield Art Museum, MO, South Dakota Memorial Art Center, Spiva Art Center, Joplin, MO, Mar 1985-Aug 1986; "Dale Nichols: Retrospective Exhibit," Columbus Library Art Gallery, traveled to Firstier Bank, David City, NE, Sept 19-Oct, 1988.
Subjects Representational
Cityscape paintings
Cityscapes
Oil painting
American Regionalism
Buildings
Men
Women
Children
Children & adults
Flags
Cars
Automobiles