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Artist Sloan, John
Title Dawn
Date 1921
Year Range from 1921
Year Range to 1921
Medium Oil on canvas on board
Dimensions H-20.1 W-27 cm
Credit line Gift of C. Leonard Pfeiffer
ID# 1945.009.041
Object Name Painting
Provenance Kraushaar Galleries, New York, NY; C. Leonard Pfeiffer, 1943; gift to UAMA, 1945.
Bibliography Art Digest. April 1, 1943, page 5, illus.
Exhibition Catalogue: "Contemporary American Paintings from the Collection of the University of Arizona," Metropolitan Museum, NY, 1943.
"University of Arizona Collection of American Art," U of A, 1947, #94, illus.
"C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," U of A, 1961(?), #93, page 106, illus.
"John Sloan's Oil Painting: A Catalog Raisonne," The University of Delaware Press, Aug 8, 1988.
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. #60; Kraushaar Galleries, NY, Feb 2-28, 1943; Texas Western College of the University of Texas, El Paso, TX, Mar 1950; "A University Collects-Arizona," sponsored by the American Federation of the Arts, New York City, circulated: University of California Art Gallery, Los Angeles, Sept 9-30, 1952, Rosicrucian Egyptian Oriental Museum, San Jose, CA, Dec 5-31, 1952, Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego, CA, Jan 18-Feb 8, 1953, Texas Western College, El Paso, Feb 22-Mar 15, 1953, Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, FL, June 29-July 26, 1953, Miami Beach Art Center, Aug 10-27, 1953, Winston-Salem Public Library, NC, Sept 20-Oct 11, 1953, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Oct 25-Nov 15, 1953, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID, Nov 28-Dec 18, 1953; Yuma Public Library, AZ, Feb 1961; "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; Tucson Art Center, AZ, Jan 31961;Kraushaar Galleries, NY, Jan 11-Feb 1966; "The Eight," Lakeview Center for the Arts and Sciences, Peoria, IL, Sep 12-Nov 9, 1969; "The Eight," Phoenix Art Museum, Apr 14-May 14, 1977; "American Art of the Great Depression: Two Sides of the Coin," Wichita Art Museum, KS, Oct 27-Dec 1, 1985; "European and American Paintings, 1870-1920 from Permanent Collections in Arizona," Nov 14-Dec 24, 1987, Coconino Center for the Arts, Flagstaff, AZ.
Subjects Figures
American Realism
Oil painting