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Artist Refregier, Anton
Title Broken Life (Grief)
Date 1942
Year Range from 1942
Year Range to 1942
Medium Oil on board
Dimensions H-76.708 W-65.938 cm
Credit line Gift of C. Leonard Pfeiffer
ID# 1945.007.004
Object Name Painting
Provenance ACA Gallery, New York, NY; C. Leonard Pfeiffer, 1943; gift to UAMA, 1945.
Bibliography Art News, April 15, 1943, page 23, illus.
Exhibition Catalogue: "Contemporary American Paintings from the Collection of the University of Arizona," Metropolitan Museum, NY, 1943.
Magazine of Art, October 1946, page 228, illus.
"The University of Arizona Collection of American Art," U of A, 1947, #83, color illus.
"C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," U of A, 1961, #82, page 96, illus.
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. 52, Phoenix Fine Arts Association, Phoenix, AZ, Jan 12-26, 1945; "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;
Tucson Art Center, Dec 11, 1964-Jan 5, 1965;
Subjects Representational
Oil painting
Social realism