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Artist Lechay, James
Title Hudson River
Date 1940
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1940
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions H-32.309 W-60.452 cm
Credit line Gift of C. Leonard Pfeiffer
ID# 1945.009.029
Object Name Painting
Provenance C. Leonard Pfeiffer; gift to UAMA, 1945.
Bibliography Art Digest, Dec. 15, 1942, page 11.
"Gallery of Modern American Paintings," U of A, 1942, page 17.
Exhibition Catalogue: "Contemporary American Paintings from the Collection of the University of Arizona," Metropolitan Museum, NY, 1943, cat. #38, illustrated.
"The University of Arizona Collection of American Art," U of A, 1947, #60.
"C. Leonard Pfeiffer Collection," U of A, 1961(?), cat. #58, page 72.
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. 38, ill.; "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.
Subjects Representational
Oil painting
Boat & ship industry
Marine paintings