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Abstract Expressionism (Second Generation)
Accession Number
Xavier Fourcade, New York, to 15 December 1976
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 15 December 1976-17 March 1977
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1977
Exhibition History
XAVIER FOURCADE, New York. "Joan Mitchell: New Paintings," 23 November-31 December 1976, no. 3, colorpl.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Acquisitions: 1974-1977," 25 March-24 July 1977, unnumbered checklist.
MUSEE NATIONAL DES BEAUX-ARTS DU QUEBEC. "Mitchell / Riopelle: Nothing in Moderation," 12 October 2017-7 January 2018, no. 54, color ill.
Published References
ELLENZWEIG, ALLEN. "Arts Reviews: Joan Mitchell," Arts 2, no. 6 (February 1977), p. 22.
PATTON, PHIL. "Reviews: Joan Mitchell," Artforum 15, no. 6 (February 1977), p. 72.
BERNSTOCK, JUDITH E. Joan Mitchell (Ithaca, NY: Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, 1988), ill. p. 147; pp. 112, 143, 151.
Credit Line
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1977
Joan Mitchell, American, b. Chicago, Illinois, 1926–1992
Oil on canvas
110 1/2 × 157 1/2 in. (280.6 × 400.1 cm)
Data Source
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

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