The Skull (Yom Kippur)

1961

Irving Block, American, b. New York City, 1910–1986

Oil on fiberboard, 11 1/2 x 15 5/8 in. (29.2 x 39.7 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Accession Number: 66.546

Provenance:
The artist, Los Angeles, to 22 December 1961
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 22 December 1961-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Exhibition History:
None recorded

Published References:
None recorded

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Song

(1950)

Ben Shahn, American, b. Kaunas, Lithuania, 1898–1969

Tempera on canvas mounted on wood, 30 7/8 X 52 IN. (78.4 X 132.0 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1966

Accession Number: 66.4539

Provenance:
Jh Purchased From Downtown Gallery, New York 1952

Exhibition History:
COLBY COLLEGE MUSEUM OF ART, Maine. "The Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture: 60 Years" 22 July 2006 - 29 November 2006.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Social Realism

Boy with Guitar

(1958-1959)

Robert De Niro, American, b. Syracuse, New York, 1922–1993

Charcoal on paper, 24 5/8 x 19 in. (62.5 x 48.2 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Accession Number: 66.1231

Provenance:
The artist, New York
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, to 17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Seated Woman

1961

Robert De Niro, American, b. Syracuse, New York, 1922–1993

Oil on paper, 30 x 22 in.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Accession Number: 66.1244

Provenance:
Zabriskie Gallery, New York, to 8 July 1961
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 8 July 1961-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

(Untitled)

William Gropper, American, b. New York City, 1897–1977

Charcoal on paper

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981

Accession Number: 86.2416

Provenance:
Zabriskie Gallery, New York, to 8 July 1961
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 8 July 1961-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Image not available.

Paris 1937

1937

Charles Biederman, American, b. Cleveland, Ohio, 1906–2004

Ink on paper, 22 1/4 x 17 3/4 in. (56.5 x 45.1 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1988

Accession Number: 88.40

Purchased from Grave Borgenicht Gallery, New York

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Abstraction (Mid-Century)/Geometric Abstraction

Helena/Ari (The Night Ram) Broadway And 7th Avenue

1978

Philip Sherrod, American, b. 1935

Oil on canvas, 47 1/2 x 57 in. (120.6 x 144.7 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the artist, 1988

Accession Number: 88.42

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions, 1986-1988," 15 March-14 May 1989, unpublished checklist, no. 73.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

The Eagle

1988

Italo Scanga, American, b. Lago, Italy, 1932–2001

Wood, paint, and metal, 55 x 48 x 28 1/2 in. (139.7 x 121.9 x 72.4 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase, 1988

Accession Number: 88.43

Provenance:
Dorothy Goldeen Gallery, Santa Monica, to 14 February 1989
Museum purchase, 1988

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions 1986-1989," 15 March-14 May 1989, unpublished checklist, no. 68.

Published References:
UNSIGNED. "Acquisitions," Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Calendar (Winter/Spring 1991), ill. cover.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Post-Minimal Sculpture

Image not available.

Boneman

1986

Susan Rothenberg, American, b. Buffalo, New York, 1945

Mezzotint on wood veneer paper mounted on paper, sheet: 30 x 20 3/16 in. (76.2 x 51.2 cm) image: 23 9/16 x 20 3/16 in. (59.8 x 51.2 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase, 1988

Accession Number: 88.44

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions, 1986-1988," 15 March-14 May 1989, unpublished checklist, no. 67.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Contemporary

Study of Light & Space II

1988

Eduardo Oliveira Cézar, Argentinean, b. Buenos Aires, 1942–2006

Acrylic on canvas, 58 3/8 × 64 5/8 in. (148.3 × 164.1 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Robert Brown Gallery, 1989

Accession Number: 89.1

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions, 1986-1988," 15 March-14 May 1989, unpublished checklist, no. 67.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

1988.7

1988

Alan Stone, American, b. 1943

Watercolor crayon with rubbing on mylar in steel frame, 87 3/8 x 42 1/4 in. (221.9 x 107.3 cm) [irreg.] in artist's frame

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Lannan Foundation, 1989

Accession Number: 89.2

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 64.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Washington Regional

One and the Same (Ein Und der Selbe)

1986

Walter Pichler, Austrian, b. Deutschnofen, Italy, 1936–2012

Pencil and gouache on paper, 11 1/16 x 14 7/8 in. (28.1 x 37.8 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Lannan Foundation, 1989

Accession Number: 89.3

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 50.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Tricky Cad: Case V

(1958)

Jess, American, b. Long Beach, California, 1923–2004

Newspaper, cellulose acetate film, black tape, fabric, and paper on paperboard, 13 1/4 x 24 15/16 in. (33.7 x 63.4 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1989

Accession Number: 89.4

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 29.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART. "Made in California 1900-2000," 22 October 2000-25 February 2001.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Over, Under, Next: Experiments in Mixed Media, 1913-Present," 18 April-8 September 2013, no cat.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Pop Art (West Coast)

Mr. Zivic

1986

Garnett Puett, American, b. Hahira, Georgia, 1959

Beeswax, glass, wood and metal stand, 78 x 36 x 18 5/8 in. (198.1 x 91.4 x 47.3 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Lannan Foundation, 1989

Accession Number: 89.5

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 52.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Post-Minimal Sculpture

Untitled

(n.d.)

James Biederman, American, b. 1947

Pastel on paper

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest Fund, 1989

Accession Number: 89.6

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 9.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Lord Goodman in his Yellow Pyjamas

1987

Lucian Freud, British, b. Berlin, Germany, 1922–2011

Etching and watercolor on paper, sheet: 19 x 21 in. (48.3 x 53.3 cm) image: 12 1/16 x 15 9/16 in. (30.6 x 39.5 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest Fund with Assistance from Appropriated Funds, 1989

Accession Number: 89.7

Provenance:
Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York, to 10 April 1989
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest Fund with Assistance from Appropriated Funds, 1989

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 20.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, School of London

1.11.89 (II)

1989

Michael Bisbee, American, b. 1953

Oilstick, oil, pencil, and gesso on paper, mounted on linen, image: 45 × 31 in. (114.3 × 78.7 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase with funds provided by The Lannan Foundation, 1989

Accession Number: 89.8

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 10.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

No. 265

1987-1988

David Reed, American, b. San Diego, California, 1946

Oil and alkyd on linen, 36 1/8 x 108 1/8 in. (91.7 x 274.5 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase, 1989

Accession Number: 89.9

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 54.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Contemporary American Abstraction

Tunis on my Mind

1988

Willem de Looper, American, b. The Hague, Netherlands, 1932–2009

Serigraph on paper, sheet: 32 1/4 x 40 1/4 in. (81.7 x 102.2 cm) image: 28 9/16 x 36 3/4 in. (72.5 x 93.3 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of The Smithsonian Resident Associate Program, 1989

Accession Number: 89.10

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 54.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Washington Color School

Diana

1937

Boris Lovet-Lorski, American, 1899–1973

Belgian marble, 20 x 19 x 11 3/4 in. (50.8 x 48.3 x 29.8 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Artist's Estate,1989

Accession Number: 89.11

Provenance:
Estate of the Artist, to 1989
Gift of the Artist's Estate, 1989

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 37.

Published References:
BURCHARD, HANK. "New on Hand at Hirshhorn," Washington Post (15 November 1991), weekend sec. p. 59.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

At the Hub of Things

1987

Anish Kapoor, British, b. Bombay, India, 1954

Prussian blue pigment and polyester resin on polystyrene foam, 63 x 61 1/2 x 59 3/4 in. (160 x 156.2 x 151.8 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Marion L. Ring Estate, by Exchange, 1989

Accession Number: 89.12

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 33.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Ways of Seeing: John Baldessari Explores the Collection," 26 July 2006-23 September 2007, no cat.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "ColorForms," 11 March 2010-9 January 2012, no cat.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "At the Hub of Things: New Views of the Collection," 16 October 2014-24 April 2016, no cat.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, British Contemporary

Untitled (Armless Figure)

1981

Manuel Neri, American, b. Sanger, California, 1930

Bronze and paint, 58 3/8 x 18 1/4 x 16 3/8 in., 120 lb. (148.3 x 46.4 x 41.6 cm, 54.4 kg)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Marion L. Ring Estate, by Exchange, 1989

Accession Number: 89.13

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 33.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Ways of Seeing: John Baldessari Explores the Collection," 26 July 2006-23 September 2007, no cat.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "ColorForms," 11 March 2010-9 January 2012, no cat.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "At the Hub of Things: New Views of the Collection," 16 October 2014-24 April 2016, no cat.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Why and What (Yellow)

1988

Sean Scully, American, b. Dublin, Ireland, 1945

Oil on canvas with steel panel, 96 3/8 x 120 1/4 in. (244.5 x 305.4 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Holenia Purchase Fund, in memory of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1989

Accession Number: 89.14

Provenance:
McKee Gallery, New York, to 1 May 1989
Holenia Purchase Fund, in memory of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1989

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 61.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Sean Scully: Twenty Years, 1976-1995," 14 June-10 September 1995, cat. no. 37, color ill. TOUR: HIGH MUSEUM OF ART, Atlanta, 10 October-7 January 1996; FUNDACIO "LA CAIXA," Barcelona, 5 February-7 April; IRISH MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, Dublin, 23 May-24 August; SCHIRN KUNSTHALLE FRANKFURT, Germany, 19 September-24 November.

Published References:
UNSIGNED. "Sean Scully: Twenty Years, 1976-1995," (Washington, DC: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, 1995), ill. cover. [exhibition brochure]

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Contemporary American Abstraction

Image not available.

Voice

February 3, 1988

Andrea Way, American, b. San Francisco, California, 1949

Ink on paper, 35 7/8 X 51 3/4 IN. IRREG. (91.2 X 131.4 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase with funds provided by The Lannan Foundation, 1989

Accession Number: 89.15

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 71.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Washington Regional

Greenhouse

(1988)

Michael Lucero, American, b. Tracy, California, 1953

Iron and patinated bronze, 84 3/8 x 10 3/4 x 10 1/2 in. (214.3 x 27.3 x 26.6 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Marion L. Ring Estate, by Exchange, 1989

Accession Number: 89.16

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 71.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

The Blind Leading the Blind

(1947-1949)

Louise Bourgeois, American, b. Paris, France, 1911–2010

Wood and paint, 70 3/8 x 96 7/8 x 17 3/8 in. (178.7 x 246.1 x 44.1 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Regents Collections Acquisition Program with Matching Funds from the Jerome L. Greene, Agnes Gund, Sydney and Frances Lewis, and Leonard C. Yaseen Purchase Fund, 1989

Accession Number: 89.17

Provenance:
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, to 3 May 1989
Regents Collections Acquisition Program with Matching Funds from the Jerome L. Greene, Agnes Gund, Sydney and Frances Lewis, and Leonard C. Yaseen Purchase Fund, 1989

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 11.
TATE MODERN, London. "Louise Bourgeois," 11 October 2007-20 January 2008, fig. 40; pp. 56-58, 311. TOUR: CENTRE GEORGES POMPIDOU, Paris, 19 February-2 June; SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM, New York, 27 June-28 September; LOS ANGELES MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, 25 October-25 January 2009; HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, 26 February-17 May.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "At the Hub of Things: New Views of the Collection," 16 October 2014-24 April 2016, no cat.

Published References:
PLAGENS, PETER. "The Lady and the Ramp," Newsweek, 16 June 2008, p. 51, ill.
UNSIGNED. "Louise Bourgeois: February 26-May 17, 2009," (Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, 2009) ill. n.p. [exhibition brochure]

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Eccentrics

A Western Prospect of Egg and Dart

1988

Jess, American, b. Long Beach, California, 1923–2004

Photomechanical reproductions and jigsaw puzzle parts mounted on foamcore board, 56 1/4 x 79 3/4 in. (142.8 x 202.6 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Marion L. Ring Estate, by Exchange, 1989

Accession Number: 89.18

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 30.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Over, Under, Next: Experiments in Mixed Media, 1913-Present," 18 April-8 September 2013, no cat.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Pop Art (West Coast)

Stairwell

1982

Sigmar Polke, German, b. Olesnica, Poland, 1941–2010

Synthetic emulsion on printed fabric, 91 5/8 x 158 1/2 in. (232.7 x 402.5 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum purchase with funds provided by the Jacob and Charlotte Lehrman Foundation and the Holenia Purchase Fund, in memory of Jospeh H. Hirshhorn, 1989

Accession Number: 89.20

Provenance:
Anthony D'Offay Gallery, London, to 1989
Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Jacob and Charlotte Lehrman Foundation and the Holenia Purchase Fund, 1989

Exhibition History:
SAN FRANCISCO MUSEUM OF MODERN ART. "Sigmar Polke," 15 November 1990-13 January 1991, pl. 38. TOUR: HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, 13 February-5 May; MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, Chicago, 20 June-18 August (not shown); BROOKLYN MUSEUM, 27 September-1 December.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 51.
KUNST UND AUSTELLUNGSHALLE DER BUNDESREPUBLIK DEUTSCHLAND, Bonn, Germany. "Sigmar Polke: Die Drei Lugen der Malerei," 7 June-12 October 1997, no checklist, no ill. TOUR: NATIONALGALERIE IM HAMBURGER BAHNHOF, MUSEUM FUR GEGENWART, Berlin, 30 October-15 February 1998.

Published References:
FUCHS, RUDI and HILTON KRAMER and PETER SCHJELDAHL. Art of Our Time: The Saatchi Collection, Vol. 3 (London: Lund Humphries/Rizzoli, 1984), no. 77.
SCULLY, SEAN. Sean Scully: Paintings & Works on Paper, 1982-1988 (London: Whitechapel Art Gallery, 1989), p. 29.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN. Fall 1989 Calendar (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1989), cover ill.
UNSIGNED. "Recent Acquisitions of Twentieth-Century Art by American Museums," Burlington Magazine CXXXI/no. 1036 (July 1989), no. XXI.
UNSIGNED. "La Chronique des Arts: Principales Acquisitions des Musees en 1989," Gazette des Beaux-Arts no. 1454 (March 1990), p. 93.
LARSON, KAY. "Exposition: Sigmar Polke," Galeries Magazine (1991?), pp. 71-73, 140.
WOOD, CAROL A. "Sigmar Polke," ArtPapers (September/October 1991).
WILSON, JANET. "Heavenly Hodgepodge: At the Hirshhorn, Trotting Out the 'Recent Acquisitions'," Washington Post (25 October 1991), p. B1.
RICHARD, PAUL. "Gallery Acquires 2 German Moderns: Once Again, a Nod Toward Europe," Washington Post (30 October 1993), p. G3.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, European Contemporary

Untitled

(1989)

Kendall Buster, American, b. Sardis, Alabama, 1954

Stainless steel, graphite and rubber, 17 x 19 7/8 x 19 1/2 in. (43 x 50.4 x 49.5 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Lannan Foundation, 1989

Accession Number: 89.22

Provenance:
Baumgartrer Galleries, Washington, DC

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 13.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Washington Regional

Five Past Eleven

1989

Ed Ruscha, American, b. Omaha, Nebraska, 1937

Acrylic on canvas, 59 1/4 x 145 3/4 in. (150.3 x 370.2 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1989

Accession Number: 89.23

Provenance:
James Corcoran Gallery, Santa Monica, to 2 October 1989
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1989

Exhibition History:
LEO CASTELLI GALLERY, New York. "Ed Ruscha: New Paintings," 6-27 May 1989.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 59.
CENTRE GEORGES POMPIDOU, Paris. "Edward Ruscha," 6 December 1989-11 February 1990, ill. p. 74. TOUR: MUSEUM BOYMANS-VAN BEUNINGEN, Rotterdam, 4 March-22 April; FUNDACIO CAIXA DE PENSIONS, Barcelona, 10 May-15 July; SERPENTINE GALLERY, London, 14 September-28 October; MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, Los Angeles, 9 December-24 February 1991.
MARTIN-GROPIUS-BAU, Berlin. "Metropolis: International Art Exhibition Berlin 1991," 20 April-21 July 1991, no. 152, ill. p. 230.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Ed Ruscha," 29 June-17 September 2000, ill. pp. 120-121. TOUR: MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, Chicago, 20 November-5 February 2001; MIAMI ART MUSEUM, 22 March-3 June; MODERN ART MUSEUM OF FORT WORTH, 1 July-30 September; MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, Oxford, England, 28 October-13 January 2002.
HAYWARD GALLERY, London. "Ed Ruscha: Fifty Years of Painting," 14 October-10 January 2010, cat. ill. p. 143. TOUR: HAUS DE KUNST, Munich, 12 February-2 May 2010; MODERNA MUSEET, Stockholm, 29 May-5 September 2010.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Fragments in Time and Space," 23 June-28 August 2011, no cat.

Published References:
PAGEL, DAVID. "Displaced Textual Significations," Artweek 20 (4 March 1989), ill. p. 5.
LARSON, KAY. "Apocalypse Now," New York (29 May 1989), p. 66.
BETSKY, AARON. "...The Hour is Getting Late," Artcoast: Contemporary Art West and East (May/June 1989), pp. 68, 71; ill. cover and contents page.
FEHLAU, FRED. "Ed Ruscha: James Corcoran, Los Angeles," Flash Art 141 (Summer 1989), p. 153, ill.
RUGOFF, RALPH. "The Last Word," Art News (December 1989), p. 125.
UNSIGNED. Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Winter/Spring 1990 Calendar (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1990), ill. cover; p. 1.
UNSIGNED. "Ruscha, Pashke at the Pompidou," Flash Art (January/February 1990), ill. p. 151.
UNSIGNED. Advertisement for exhibition at MOCA Los Angeles, Contemporanea 23 (December 1990), ill. p. 23.
NIXON, BRUCE. "Words and Pictures: Edward Ruscha at MOCA," Artweek 22 (10 January 1991), ill. p. 1.
ARNASON, H. H. and M. F. PRATHER. History of Modern Art: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture, Photography, 4th ed. (New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1998), fig. 643, ill. p. 545.
KURTIN, KELLY. "An Artist's New View," Where Chicago (November 2000), ill. p. 23; p. 24.
STEIN, LISA. "American Landscapes," Chicago Tribune (26 November 2000), ill. p. 8.
UNSIGNED. Listing for the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago Reader (29 December 2000), ill. p. 17.
DIETSCH, DEBORAH. "Road Trip," Museums Chicago (Fall/Holiday 2000-2001), ill. p. 68; p. 70.
UNSIGNED. Listing for the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago Gallery News (January- March 2001), ill. p. 31.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Pop Art (West Coast)

Sweet Tenor Bull For Basil Bunting, 1900-1985

December 1988

James Mc Garrell, American, b. Indianapolis, Indiana, 1930

Oil on canvas, 80 X 62 IN. (203.1 X 157.4 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Musuem Purchase, 1989

Accession Number: 89.24

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 39.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Song of the Torturer

(1989)

William Wiley, American, b. Bedford, Indiana, 1937

Watercolor, ink, and colored pencil on paper, 30 1/8 X 22 1/2 IN. (76.5 X 57.1 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Musuem Purchase, 1989

Accession Number: 89.25

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 72.
SMITHSONIAN AMERICAN ART MUSEUM, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "What's It All Mean: William T. Wiley in Retrospect," 2 October 2009-24 January 2010. TOUR: BERKELEY ART MUSEUM, 17 March-20 June.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Pop Art (West Coast)

Man with Black Pants

(1987)

Stephan Balkenhol, German, b. Fritzlar, 1957

Beechwood and paint, 90 3/8 x 36 1/4 x 34 3/4 in. (229.5 x 92.0 x 88.2 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase, 1989

Accession Number: 89.26

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 72.
SMITHSONIAN AMERICAN ART MUSEUM, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "What's It All Mean: William T. Wiley in Retrospect," 2 October 2009-24 January 2010. TOUR: BERKELEY ART MUSEUM, 17 March-20 June.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, European Contemporary

Sacred Bone

1989

Robin Rose, American, b. Ocala, Florida, 1946

Encaustic on linen mounted on aluminum hexcel panel, 30 X 23 7/8 IN. (76.0 X 60.5 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase, 1989

Accession Number: 89.27

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 56.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Washington Regional

Stringed Figure No. 1

(1937)

Henry Moore, British, b. Castleford, England, 1898–1986

Cherry wood and string, on oak base, 22 3/8 x 5 3/8 x 6 5/8 in. (56.6 x 13.5 x 16.8 cm) artist's base: 2 3/8 x 5 3/8 x 6 1/8 in. (6.0 x 13.5 x 15.5 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1989

Accession Number: 89.28

Provenance:
The Artist
Irina Moore (gift from the Artist), by 1944-27 October 1987
Moore-Danowski Trust, 27 October 1987-November 1989
New Art Centre, London (agent for Moore-Danowski Trust), November 1989
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1989

Exhibition History:
MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, New York. "Henry Moore: Retrospective Exhibition," 1946, no. 39. TOUR: ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO; SAN FRANCISCO MUSEUM OF MODERN ART.
BRITISH PAVILION, 24th Biennale, Venice. "Sculpture and Drawings by Henry Moore," 1948, cat. (See ill. in Fine Art News, October 1986.)
CITY ART GALLERY, Wakefield. "Henry Moore: Sculpture and Drawings 1923 to 1948," 1949, no. 40. TOUR: CITY ART GALLERY, Manchester; see below for succeeding tour organized by the British Council.
BRITISH COUNCIL TOURING EXHIBITION. "Henry Moore," 1949-50, no. 32/33. TOUR: PALAIS DES BEAUX-ARTS, Brussels; MUSEE NATIONAL D'ART MODERNE, Paris; STEDELIJK MUSEUM, Amsterdam; KUNSTHALLE, Hamburg; STADTISCHEN KUNSTSAMMLUNGEN, Dusseldorf; KUNSTHALLE, Bern; ZAPPEION GALLERY, Athens.
TATE GALLERY, London. "Sculpture and Drawings by Henry Moore," (Arts Council of Great Britain exhibition for the Festival of Britain), 2 May-29 July 1951, no. 125.
NATIONAL GALLERY OF SOUTH AFRICA, Cape Town. "The Meaning of Sculpture," (British Council exhibition), 1952, no. 12, pl. 6.
BRITISH COUNCIL EXHIBITION. "Henry Moore," 1955, no. 7. TOUR: KUNSTHALLE, Basel; TOMISLAVA PAVILION, Zagreb; KALEMEGDAN PAVILION [MILITARY MUSEUM], Belgrade; MODERNA GALERIJA, Ljubjana; DAUD PASH HAMAKI, Skopje.
RIJKSMUSEUM KROLLER-MULLER, Otterlo. "Henry Moore," 4 May-7 August 1968, no. 44. TOUR: STADTISCHE KUNSTHALLE, Dusseldorf; BOYMANS-VAN BEUNINGEN MUSEUM, Rotterdam; STAATLICHE KUNSTHALLE, Baden-Baden; KUNSTHALLE, Bielefeld; MATHILDENHOHE, Darmstadt; STADTISCHE KUNSTAMMLUNGEN, Nurnberg.
FORTE DE BELVEDERE, Florence [organized with the British Council]. "Mostra di Henry Moore," 20 May-20 September 1972, no. 33.
ORANGERIE DES TUILERIES, Paris. "Henry Moore: Sculptures et Dessins," 7 May-29 August 1977, no. 27.
CITY ART GALLERIES, Leeds. "Henry Moore: Early Carvings 1920-1940," 1982-1983, no. 35.
METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART, New York. "Henry Moore: 60 Years of His Art," 24 May-25 September 1983.
ROYAL ACADEMY OF ARTS, London. "Henry Moore," 16 September-11 December 1988, no. 32, pp. 185-186, ill.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 42.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Collection in Context: Henry Moore's Stringed Figure No. 1," 4 June-7 September 1998.
DALLAS MUSEUM OF ART. "Henry Moore: Sculpting the 20th Century," 25 February-27 May 2001, no. 35, p. 309, colorpl. p. 130. TOUR: CALIFORNIA PALACE OF THE LEGION OF HONOR, San Francisco, 25 June-16 September; NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART, Washington, DC, 21 October-27 January 2002.
TATE BRITAIN, London. "Henry Moore," 24 February-5 August 2010. TOUR: ART GALLERY OF ONTARIO, Toronto, 23 October-6 February 2011.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Over, Under, Next: Experiments in Mixed Media, 1913-Present," 18 April-8 September 2013, no cat.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Marvelous Objects: Surrealist Sculpture from Paris to New York," 29 October 2015-15 February 2016, fig. 70, color ill. p. 71; p. 186.

Published References:
READ, HERBERT. Henry Moore: Sculpture and Drawings 1921-1944 (New York: Curt Valentin, 1944), no. 90b, ill.
READ, HERBERT, and SYLVESTER, DAVID, ed. Henry Moore, Volume One: Sculpture and Drawings 1921-1948 (London: Percy Lund, Humphries, 1944, and revised editions--London: Lund, Humphries, and New York: George Wittenborn, 1948; 4th rev. ed. 1957, reprt. 1968; 5th rev. ed. 1987; 6th rev. ed. in progress), no. 183, ill. p. 128.
HEDGECOE, JOHN, and MOORE, HENRY. Henry Spencer Moore (New York: Simon and Schuster, 1968), pl. 109, no. 1.
MELVILLE, ROBERT. Henry Moore: Sculpture and Drawings, 1921-1969 (London: Thames and Hudson, 1970), pl. 164.
LIEBERMAN, WILLIAM. Henry Moore: 60 Years of His Art (New York: Thames and Hudson and The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1983), pp. 44-45, ill.
MOORE, HENRY, and LEVINE, GEMMA. Henry Moore: Wood Sculpture (New York: Universe Books, 1983), no. 32, ill. p. 103.
NASH, STEVEN, and MERKERT, JORN. Naum Gabo: Sixty Years of Constructivism (Munich: Prestel Verlag and Dallas Museum of Art, 1985), fig. 41.
UNSIGNED. "La Chronique des Art: Principales Acquisitions des Musees en 1989," Gazette des Beaux-Arts, no. 1454 (March 1990), no. 312, ill. p. 62.
SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION, Calendar: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (Winter/Spring 1990), ill.
WILSON, JANET. "Heavenly Hodgepodge," Washington Post (25 October 1991), Style section, pp. B1, B8.
BURCHARD, HANK. "New on Hand At Hirshhorn," Washington Post (15 November 1991), weekend section, p. 59.
UNSIGNED. "James T. Demetrion: A Broad-ranging Eye," Art News 7.94 (September 1995), p. 77.
MCALLISTER, JANE, ed. Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden: 150 Works of Art (Washington, DC: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in association with Harry N. Abrams, 1996), ill.
GIBSON, ERIC. "The Gallery: Moore and Moore," Wall Street Journal (1 September 1998), ill. p. A16.
MAY, STEPHEN. "Henry Moore," Antiques and The Arts Weekly (11 January 2002), ill. p. 68.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, British Modernist Sculpture

American Dream

1967/revised 1990

Luis Jimenez, American, b. El Paso, Texas, 1940–2006

Acrylic urethane on fiberglass, 20 1/4 x 35 x 34 7/8 in. (51.4 x 88.8 x 88.4 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1989

Accession Number: 89.29

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 31.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Hispanic Contemporary

Arcane Reasoning

1989

Jonathan Lasker, American, b. Jersey City, New Jersey, 1948

Oil on canvas, 90 1/4 x 105 1/8 in. (229.2 x 267 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1989

Accession Number: 89.30

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 35.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Contemporary American Abstraction

Study Of Head For Diana III

1976

William Beckman, American, b. Maynard, Minnesota, 1942

Pencil on paper, 22 15/16 x 18 5/8 in. (58.2 x 47.2 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1989

Accession Number: 89.31

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 7.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Contemporary Realism

Study for "The Semitic Garden Garden...Birth"

1972

Irving Petlin, American, b. Chicago, Illinois,1934

Pastel and charcoal on paper, 25 15/16 X 19 1/4 IN. (65.8 X 48.8 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1989

Accession Number: 89.32

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 49.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Black Counterpoint I

(1982)

Michael Gitlin, South African, b. 1943

Wood, epoxy, and paint, 39 1/4 x 31 x 15 in. (99.7 x 78.7 x 38.1 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase with the Funds Donated by the Lannan Foundation, 1989

Accession Number: 89.33

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 21.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

First Gate Ritual Series

(1982)

Michael Singer, American, b. Brooklyn, New York, 1945

Granite, slate and fieldstones, 36 1/2 x 133 x 72 in. (92.7 x 337.8 x 183.0 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Mrs. Vera List, 1989

Accession Number: 89.34

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 62.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Image not available.

Red Dawn

(1985)

Gary Falk, American, 1954–1986

Enamel and acrylic on plexiglass, 50 1/8 x 73 7/8 in. (127.3 x 187.6 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Charles E. Falk, 1989

Accession Number: 89.35

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 17.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Untitled

1982

Robert Rogers Jr., American

Color lithograph on paper, 19 1/8 X 24 1/16 IN. (48.5 X 61.0 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the artist, 1989

Accession Number: 89.36

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 17.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Internal Expansion

1979

Athena Tacha, American, b. Larissa, Greece, 1936

Plywood, sand and foamcore, 3 7/8 x 23 3/4 x 29 1/8 in. (9.8 x 60.3 x 74 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Dr. Ellen H. Johnson, 1989

Accession Number: 89.37

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 65.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Spring

1977

Odd Nerdrum, Norwegian, b. 1944

Oil on canvas, 81 1/8 x 120 1/4 in. (206.0 x 305.5 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Martina Hamilton, 1989

Accession Number: 89.38

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 48.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, European Contemporary Realism

Gorgon Hunters

(1987)

Igor Mitoraj, Polish, b. Oederan, 1944

Marble, 70 3/4 X 30 1/4 X 12 3/8 IN. (179.7 X 76.8 X 31.5 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Prince Michael of Greece, 1989

Accession Number: 89.39

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 48.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

The Drawing Lesson: Color's Path

1978

Irving Petlin, American, b. Chicago, Illinois,1934

Pastel and charcoal on paper, 19 13/16 X 25 5/8 IN. (50.3 X 65.1 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Federico Quadrani, 1989

Accession Number: 89.40

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 48.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Untitled

1967

Paul Wunderlich, German, b. Eberswalde, 1927–2010

Gouache on paper

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Olga Hirshhorn, 1989

Accession Number: 89.41

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 48.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Surrealism (European)

Presidential Portfolio

1980

Various Artists - See Notes

6 prints, various media, in cloth-covered portfolio, 31 x 23 1/4 x 1 in. (78.7 x 59.1 x 2.5 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Olga Hirshhorn, 1989

Accession Number: 89.42.1-6

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 48.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Image not available.

Venus and Adonis

1989

John Alexander, American, b. Beaumont, Texas, 1945

Oil on canvas, 76 x 82 in. (193 x 208.3 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Leslie Rankow, 1990

Accession Number: 90.1

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 1.
MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, Houston. "John Alexander: A Retrospective," 13 April-22 June 2008. TOUR: SMITHSONIAN AMERICAN ART MUSEUM, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, 21 December 2007-6 March 2008.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Study for Sculpture

1962

Gabriel Kohn, American, b. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1910–1975

Pencil on paper, 11 X 14 15/16 IN. (27.9 X 38.0 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of David McKee, 1990

Accession Number: 90.2

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 1.
MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, Houston. "John Alexander: A Retrospective," 13 April-22 June 2008. TOUR: SMITHSONIAN AMERICAN ART MUSEUM, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, 21 December 2007-6 March 2008.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Study for Sculpture

1962

Gabriel Kohn, American, b. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1910–1975

Pencil on paper, 11 X 14 15/16 IN. (27.9 X 38.0 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of David McKee, 1990

Accession Number: 90.3

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 1.
MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, Houston. "John Alexander: A Retrospective," 13 April-22 June 2008. TOUR: SMITHSONIAN AMERICAN ART MUSEUM, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, 21 December 2007-6 March 2008.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Two Indentations

(1967)

Richard Artschwager, American, b. Washington, DC, 1923–2013

Plastic-wood laminate on wood, 48 1/8 x 95 3/4 x 13 in. (122.1 x 243.2 x 33.0 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase and Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest Fund, 1990

Accession Number: 90.4

Provenance:
Kent Fine Art, New York, to 25 April 1990
Museum Purchase and Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest Fund, 1990

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 3.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Out of the Ordinary," 4 February-27 May 2013, no cat.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Minimalism

The Funeral

1980

Eric Fischl, American, b. New York CIty, 1948

Oil on canvas, 55 1/8 × 103 1/8 in. (139.8 × 261.8 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Regents Collections Acquisition Program with Matching Funds from the Jerome L. Greene, Sydney and Frances Lewis, and Leonard C. Yaseen Purchase Fund, and the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1990

Accession Number: 90.5

Provenance:
Martin Sklar, New York, by 1985
Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, to 25 April 1990
Regents Collections Acquisition Fund with Matching Funds from the Jerome L. Greene, Sydney and Frances Lewis, and Leonard C. Yaseen Purchase Fund, and the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1990

Exhibition History:
EDWARD THORP GALLERY, New York.
MENDEL ART GALLERY, Saskatoon, Canada. "Eric Fischl: Paintings," 8 February-17 March 1985, cat. no. 2, ill. p. 32. TOUR: STEDELIJK VAN ABBEMUSEUM, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, 6 April-5 May; KUNSTHALLE BASEL, Switzerland, 12 May-24 June; INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ARTS, London, 15 July-21 August; ART GALLERY OF ONTARIO, Toronto, 21 September-3 November; MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, Chicago, 22 November-2 February 1986; WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART, New York, 19 February-11 May.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 18.

Published References:
WHITNEY, DAVID, ed. with essay by PETER SCHJELDAHL. Eric Fischl (New York: Art in America/Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 1988), fig. 19.
UNSIGNED. "Denys Sutton (1917-1991)," La Chronique des Arts (March 1991), p. 92.
WILSON, JANET. "Heavenly Hodgepodge: At the Hirshhorn, Trotting Out the 'Recent Acquisitions,'" Washington Post (25 October 1991), B1, B8.
UNSIGNED. "An Evening with Eric Fischl," Corcoran Night & Day (March/April 1995), p. 12. [announcement for lecture]
UNSIGNED. "An Evening with Eric Fischl," Corcoran Night & Day (Winter 1995), p. 9. [announcement for lecture]
ROSENZWEIG, PHYLLIS. "Eric Fischl," in Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden: 150 Works of Art (New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1996), p. 135, ill.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Contemporary

Ciao America I

1988

Georg Baselitz, German, b. Deutschbaselitz, 1938

Oil on linen, 98 3/8 x 78 7/8 in. (249.8 x 200.3 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1990

Accession Number: 90.7

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 5.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, European Contemporary

Bright Surround

1989

Jacob Kainen, American, b. Waterbury, Connecticut, 1909–2001

Hand-colored lithograph and woodcut on paper, sheet: 41 x 29 3/4 in. (104.1 x 75.5 cm) image (irreg): 35 x 25 1/4 in. (89.5 x 64.1 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Smithsonian Resident Associate Program, 1990

Accession Number: 90.8

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 5.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Washington Color School

Warrior's Leg

(1966-1967)

Paul Thek, American, b. Brooklyn, New York, 1933–1988

Wax, leather,metal, and paint, 21 1/2 × 12 1/8 × 7 in. (54.5 × 30.7 × 17.7 cm) in artist's vitrine: 26 1/4 × 8 1/4 × 14 1/2 in. (66.7 × 21 × 36.8 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest Fund, 1990

Accession Number: 90.9

Provenance:
Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York, to 25 July 1990
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest Fund, 1990

Exhibition History:
BROOKE ALEXANDER GALLERY, New York. "Paul Thek: Sculpture 1965-1976," 31 May-30 June 1990.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 66.
WITTE DE WITH, CENTER FOR CONTEMPORARY ART, Rotterdam. "Paul Thek: The Wonderful World That Almost Was," 3 June-8 October 1995, ill. p. 52. Tour: NEUE NATIONALGALERIE, Berlin, 7 December-18 February 1996; FUNDACIO ANTONI TAPIES, Barcelona, 21 June-2 September; MAC GALERIES CONTEMPORAINES DES MUSEES DE MARSEILLES, 15 October-15 December.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Strange Bodies," 11 December 2008-15 November 2009, no cat.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "At the Hub of Things: New Views of the Collection," 16 October 2014-24 April 2016, no cat.

Published References:
KALINA, RICHARD. "Real Dead," Arts 66 (December 1991): 52, ill. p. 50.
BUCHHOLZ, DANIEL. Paul Thek (Turin: Castello di Rivara, 1992): ill. p. 13.
FLOOD, RICHARD, Gary Garrels, and Ann Temkin. Robert Gober: Sculpture + Drawing (Minneapolis: Walker Art Center, 1999): ill. p. 18.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Post-Minimal Sculpture

Fishman

1968

Paul Thek, American, b. Brooklyn, New York, 1933–1988

Latex, metal rods, newspaper and cotton batting, 89 x 25 1/2 x 8 in., approx. 61 lb. (226.1 x 64.8 x 20.3 cm, 27.7 kg)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest Fund, 1990

Accession Number: 90.10

Provenance:
The artist
Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York, to 25 July 1990
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest Fund, 1990

Exhibition History:
STEDELIJK MUSEUM, Amsterdam. "The Procession/The Artist's Co-op," 1968-69.
STABLE GALLERY, New York. "Paul Thek," 22 March-10 April 1969.
WALKER ART CENTER, Minneapolis (shown at Dayton's Department Store). "Figures/Environments," 15 May-13 June 1970. Tour: CINCINNATI ART MUSEUM, 2 October-1 November; DALLAS MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, 13 December-17 January 1971, no. 24.
MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, Chicago. "Menace," 3 May-22 June 1975, unnumbered catalogue.
BROOKE ALEXANDER GALLERY, New York. "Paul Thek: Sculpture 1965-1976," 31 May-30 June 1990.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 68.
WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART, New York. "Paul Thek Retrospective," 1 October 2010- 9 Jan 2011.

Published References:
FRACKMAN, NOEL. "Paul Thek," Arts Magazine 43 (May 1969): 62, ill.
LAST, MARTIN. "Paul Thek," Art News 68 (May 1969): 73.
PINCUS-WITTEN, ROBERT. "New York," Artforum 7 (May 1969): 64, ill. p. 63.
SCHJELDAHL, PETER. "New York Letter," Art International 13 (May 1969): 37, ill.
DELEHANTY, SUZANNE. Paul Thek/Processions (Phildelphia: Institute of Contemporary Art, 1977): 4, 13-14, 16, 18, 59-60, ills. 14, 16, 19, 28, (and pp. 76-77, or other version?).
FLOOD, RICHARD. "Paul Thek: Real Misunderstanding," Artforum (October 1981): 50, 52, ill. p. 48.
COTTER, HOLLAND "Thek's Social Reliquaries," Art in America (June 1990): 40-41.
LEVIN, KIM. "Star Thek," Village Voice (26 June 1990): 91, ill.
KACHUR, LEWIS. "New York: Beauty is Dead (That's its Beauty," Art International 13 (Winter 1990): 62, ill.
COTTER, HOLLAND. "Paul Thek," Parkett 27 (March 1991): ill. p. 124.
ARMSTRONG, ELIZABETH. "Paul Thek: Witte de With, Rotterdam," Artforum 34 (November 1995): 86-87.
WITTE DE WITH and BANGMA, ANKA, et al. Paul Thek: The Wonderful World That Almost Was (Rotterdam: Witte de With, 1995): ills. cover, p. 73, no. 8, p. 176; no. 9, p. 177; p. 186.
LANDI, ANN. "Ripe for Rediscovery" ArtNews 95 (November 1996): 120.
O'SULLIVAN, MICHAEL. "Here and Now: Art," Washington Post (3 November 1996): G3, ill.
ROSENZWEIG, PHYLLIS. "Paul Thek: Fishman," in Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden: 150 Works of Art (New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1996): 130, colorplate p. 131.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Post-Minimal Sculpture

The Bat

1964

Paul Thek, American, b. Brooklyn, New York, 1933–1988

Pencil and gouache on paper, sheet: 26 5/8 x 36 1/2 in. (67.6 x 92.7 cm) image: 23 x 33 7/16 in. (58.4 x 84.9 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest Fund, 1990

Accession Number: 90.11

Provenance:
The artist
Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York, to 25 July 1990
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest Fund, 1990

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 67.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Post-Minimal Sculpture

The Soul of Morvan

1954

Jean Dubuffet, French, b. Le Havre, 1901–1985

Grape wood and vines mounted on slag base, with tar, rope, wire, twine, nails, and staples, 18 3/8 x 15 3/8 x 12 3/4 in. (46.5 x 38.9 x 32.4 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Mary and Leigh B. Block, by Exchange, 1989

Accession Number: 89.19

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 16.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Ways of Seeing: John Baldessari Explores the Collection," 26 July 2006-23 September 2007, no cat.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Over, Under, Next: Experiments in Mixed Media, 1913-Present," 18 April-8 September 2013, no cat.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Postwar European

General Nuke

1984

Robert Arneson, American, b. Benecia, California, 1930–1992

Glazed ceramic and bronze on a granite base, 77 3/4 X 30 X 36 3/4 IN. (197.5 X 76.2 X 93.3 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Robert Arneson and Sandra Shannonhouse, 1990

Accession Number: 90.12

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 16.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Ways of Seeing: John Baldessari Explores the Collection," 26 July 2006-23 September 2007, no cat.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Over, Under, Next: Experiments in Mixed Media, 1913-Present," 18 April-8 September 2013, no cat.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Pop Art (West Coast)

Untitled (#259)

1989

Joan Nelson, American, b. El Segundo, California, 1958

Oil on wood, 12 X 6 IN. (30.4 X 15.2 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase, 1990

Accession Number: 90.13

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 47.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Contemporary

Between Kilburn And Willesden Green, Autumn

(1987)

Leon Kossoff, British, b. London, England, 1926

Oil on fiberboard, 56 X 53 (142.2 X 134.6 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1988

Accession Number: 88.30

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 47.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, School of London

Idioplasm VI

1984

Jean Dubuffet, French, b. Le Havre, 1901–1985

Acrylic on paper, mounted on linen, 39 5/8 X 26 3/4 IN. (100.6 X 68.0 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Mary and Leigh B. Block, by Exchange, 1990

Accession Number: 90.14

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 47.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Postwar European

Untitled

1990

Robert Gober, American, b. Wallingford, Connecticut, 1954

Wax, cotton, wood, leather shoe, and human hair, 10 3/4 x 20 1/2 x 5 5/8 in. (27.2 x 52.0 x 14.2 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1990

Accession Number: 90.15

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 22.
WALKER ART CENTER, Minneapolis. "Robert Gober: Sculpture and Drawing," 14 February-9 May 1999. TOUR: ROOSEUM CENTER FOR CONTEMPORARY ART, Malmo, Sweden, 18 September-12 January 2000; HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Instution, Washington, DC, 17 February-23 April; SAN FRANCISCO MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, 21 May- 4 September.
ALBRIGHT-KNOX ART GALLERY, Buffalo, New York. "Bodily Space: New Obsessions in Figurative Sculpture," 20 April-7 September 2004.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART. "Magritte and Contemporary Art: The Treachery of Images," 19 November 2006-4 March 2007.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Strange Bodies," 11 December 2008-15 November 2009, no cat.

Published References:
UNSIGNED. Illustration in By George, the Newspaper of the George Washington University, 3 February 2000, p. 11.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Contemporary

The Sun Rises Twice (Per I, Per II, Per III, Per IV)

1973

Alfred Jensen, American, b. Guatemala City, Guatemala, 1903–1981

Oil on linen, 96 1/8 × 192 3/8 in. (244.1 × 488.6 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1990

Accession Number: 90.16

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 27.
DIA CENTER FOR THE ARTS, New York, New York. Alfred Jensen Exhibition, September 2001-June 2002.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Ways of Seeing: John Baldessari Explores the Collection," 26 July 2006-23 September 2007, no cat.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "At the Hub of Things: New Views of the Collection," 16 October 2014-24 April 2016, no cat.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Eccentrics

Untitled

1990

Erik Levine, American, b. Los Angeles, California, 1960

Plywood and graphite, 72 1/4 x 93 x 71 3/4in., 350lb. (183.5 x 236.2 x 182.2cm, 158.8kg)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Mary and Leigh B. Block (by exchange) and the Marion L. Ring Estate (by exchange), 1990

Accession Number: 90.17

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 36.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

I X I

1976-1977

Susan Rothenberg, American, b. Buffalo, New York, 1945

Vinyl emulsion and acrylic on canvas, 78 1/8 X 104 IN. (198.2 X 264.O CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1990

Accession Number: 90.19

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 58.
SMITHSONIAN AMERICAN ART MUSEUM, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. Grand re-opening exhibition, 1 July 2006-4 July 2007.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Contemporary

Untitled

1961

Robert Moskowitz, American, b. Brooklyn, New York, 1935

Rabbit-skin glue, pigment, and collage on canvas, 70 x 108 in. (177.8 x 274.3 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the artist, 1990

Accession Number: 90.20

Provenance:
The artist, New York, to 1990
Gift of the artist, 1990

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 44.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. ''Robert Moskowitz," 21 June-17 September 1989, no. 3, p. 65; p. 76, color ill. p. 77. Tour: LA JOLLA MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, California, 20 October-7 January 1990; MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, New York, 9 February-24 April.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Contemporary

Untitled (B-3 Masterlock)

1965

Wallace Berman, American, b. Staten Island, New York, 1926–1976

Verifax collage, 24 x 25 in. (61.0 x 63.5 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1990

Accession Number: 90.21

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 8.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Pop Art (West Coast)

40 Plaster Surrogates

1982-1990

Allan McCollum, American, b. Los Angeles, California, 1944

Enamel on hydrocal, 85 3/4 x 147 1/4 in. (217.8 x 374.0 cm) [overall]

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1990

Accession Number: 90.22

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 38.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Dark Matters," 24 January 2012-6 January 2013, no cat.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Contemporary

Untitled (Circus Scene)

1930

Chaim Gross, American, b. Wolow, Poland, 1904–1991

Woodcut on paper, SHEET: 14 1/2 X 10 5/8 IN. (36.8 X 26.9 CM.) IMAGE: 13 1/4 X 9 1/2 IN. (33.6 X 23.1 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Manya Machado, 1990

Accession Number: 90.24

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 23.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Untitled II

1987

Win Knowlton, American, b. 1953

Iron, 21 3/4 x 29 3/8 x 5 3/4 in. (55.2 x 74.5 x 14.6 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Gordon Locksley and George T. Shea in memory of Mrs. William G. Locksley, 1990

Accession Number: 90.25

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 34.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Contemporary

Fibonacci House Bridge

(1968)

Siah Armajani, American, b. Tehran, Iran, 1939

Stained balsa wood on artist's wood base, 16 × 90 1/8 × 8 1/8 in. (40.7 × 228.9 × 20.5 cm) including artist's base

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1991

Accession Number: 91.2

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 2.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Post-Minimal Sculpture

Tan Octagon

(1967)

Richard Tuttle, American, b. Rahway, New Jersey, 1941

Dyed canvas, height: 54 3/4 in. (139.0 cm) [irreg.]

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1991

Accession Number: 91.1

Provenance:
The artist
Nicholas Wilder Gallery, Los Angeles
Charles Cowles, Los Angeles and New York
Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York
Saatchi Collection, London
Peter Freeman, Inc., New York

Exhibition History:
WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART, New York. "The New Sculpture, 1965-1975: Between Geometry and Gesture," 20 February-3 June 1990, no. 38, color ill. p. 75. TOUR: MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, Los Angeles, 15 February 1991-7 July 1991.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 70.
SEZON MUSEUM OF ART, Tokyo. "Richard Tuttle--Selected Works: 1964-1994," 7 September-10 October 1995, no. 13.
MODERN ART MUSEUM OF FORT WORTH. "Convergences: Agnes Martin and Richard Tuttle," 26 April-2 August 1998, no. 3. TOUR: SITE SANTA FE, New Mexico, 15 August-18 October.

Published References:
WILSON, JANET. "Art: Heavenly Hodgepodge: At the Hirshhorn, Trotting Out the 'Recent Acquisitions'," Washington Post (25 October 1991), p. B-1.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Post-Minimal Sculpture

Untitled

1952

John McLaughlin, American, b. Sharon, Massachusetts, 1898–1976

Oil and casein on fiberboard, 32 1/8 X 48 1/8 IN. (81.5 X 122.1 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1991

Accession Number: 91.3

Provenance:
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, to 5 March 1991
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1991

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 40.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART. "Made in California 1900-2000," 22 October 2000-25 February 2001.
GETTY CENTER, Los Angeles. "Pacific Standard Time: Painting and Sculpture in Los Angeles 1945-1970," 1 October 2011-5 February 2012. TOUR: MARTIN-GROPIUS-BAU, Berlin, Germany, 15 March - 10 June 2012.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Contemporary American Abstraction

Heartbreak Hotel

(1990)

Robert Colescott, American, b. Oakland, California, 1925–2009

Oil on canvas, 84 x 71 7/8in. (213.4 x 182.6cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1991

Accession Number: 91.4

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 14.
MUSEO DI ARTE MODERNA E CONTEMPORANEA DI TRENTO E ROVERETO, Italy. "Il Secolo del Jazz: Arte, Cinema, Musica e Fotografia da Picasso a Basquiat," 15 November 2008-15 February 2009, color ill. pp. 404-405. TOUR: MUSEE DU QUAI BRANLY, Paris, 17 March-28 June; CENTRE DE CULTURA CONTEMPORANIA DE BARCELONA, 21 July-18 October.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Villa Claustrophobia

1985-1990

Alexander Brodsky and Ilya Utkin, Alexander Brodsky, Russian, b. Moscow, 1955, Ilya Utkin, Russian, b. Moscow, 1955

Etching on paper, SHEET: 42 1/2 X 30 5/8 IN. (107.9 X 77.7 CM.) IMAGE: 30 1/2 X 21 1/2 IN. (77.5 X 54.6 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1991

Accession Number: 91.5

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 14.
MUSEO DI ARTE MODERNA E CONTEMPORANEA DI TRENTO E ROVERETO, Italy. "Il Secolo del Jazz: Arte, Cinema, Musica e Fotografia da Picasso a Basquiat," 15 November 2008-15 February 2009, color ill. pp. 404-405. TOUR: MUSEE DU QUAI BRANLY, Paris, 17 March-28 June; CENTRE DE CULTURA CONTEMPORANIA DE BARCELONA, 21 July-18 October.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Like a Thief in the Night

(1990)

Arnaldo Roche-Rabell, American, b. Santurce, Puerto Rico, 1955

Oil on canvas, 96 1/8 x 96 1/4 in. (244.1 x 244.3 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase with Funds Provided by the Awards in the Visual Arts Program and the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1991

Accession Number: 91.6

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 55.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Hispanic Contemporary

Futurist Flowers

(1918-1925/reconstructed 1968)

Giacomo Balla, Italian, b. Turin, 1871–1958

Wood and paint, See individual records

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981

Accession Number: 86.222.1-10

Provenance:
Galleria dell'Obelisco, Rome, to 26 June 1968
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York and Washington, DC, 26 June 1968-31 August 1981
Estate of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1981-1986
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Dreams and Nightmares," 8 December 1983-12 February 1984, no. 11, p. 178, ill.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Futurism

Stones

1957-1959

Larry Rivers, American, b. Bronx, New York, 1925–2002

13 lithographs on paper, SEE INDIVIDUAL RECORDS

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Efron, 1981

Accession Number: 81.243.1-13

Provenance:
Galleria dell'Obelisco, Rome, to 26 June 1968
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York and Washington, DC, 26 June 1968-31 August 1981
Estate of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1981-1986
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Dreams and Nightmares," 8 December 1983-12 February 1984, no. 11, p. 178, ill.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Pop Precursors

Small Worlds (portfolio)

(1922)

Wassily Kandinsky, Russian, b. Moscow, 1866–1944

Etchings on paper, 17 7/8 X 13 3/16 IN. (45.3 X 33.5 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1974

Accession Number: 74.73.1-13

Provenance:
Galleria dell'Obelisco, Rome, to 26 June 1968
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York and Washington, DC, 26 June 1968-31 August 1981
Estate of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1981-1986
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Dreams and Nightmares," 8 December 1983-12 February 1984, no. 11, p. 178, ill.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Image not available.

Josef Albers Honors the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

1973

Josef Albers, American, b. Bottrop, Germany, 1888–1976

2 color serigraphs on paper in folder, portfolio folder: 25 1/8 x 35 1/8 in. (63.8 x 89.2 cm); see also individual records

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of HKL Ltd. and Parasol Press, through Vera List, 1974

Accession Number: 74.210.1-2

Provenance:
Commissioned from the artist, 1973
Gift of HKL Ltd. and Parasol Press (via Vera G. List), New York, 26 April 1974

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Josef Albers," 27 September 1979-23 March 1980, no cat.

Published References:
UNSIGNED. Newsletter of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, July 1974), pp. 1-2.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Geometric Abstraction

Image not available.

(Reginald Marsh-Portfolio)

(SEE INDIVIDUAL RECORDS)

Reginald Marsh, American, b. Paris, France, 1898–1954

Mixed print media, SEE INDIVIDUAL RECORDS portfolio: 14 1/8 x 16 7/8 x 1 3/4 in. (35.9 x 42.9 x 4.6 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1974

Accession Number: 74.99.1-30

Provenance:
Commissioned from the artist, 1973
Gift of HKL Ltd. and Parasol Press (via Vera G. List), New York, 26 April 1974

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Josef Albers," 27 September 1979-23 March 1980, no cat.

Published References:
UNSIGNED. Newsletter of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, July 1974), pp. 1-2.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Some Aspects of Life in Paris (portfolio)

(1899)

Pierre Bonnard, French, Fontenay-aux-Roses, 1867–1947

Color lithographs on paper, SEE INDIVIDUAL RECORDS

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1974

Accession Number: 74.21.1-13

Provenance:
Commissioned from the artist, 1973
Gift of HKL Ltd. and Parasol Press (via Vera G. List), New York, 26 April 1974

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Josef Albers," 27 September 1979-23 March 1980, no cat.

Published References:
UNSIGNED. Newsletter of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, July 1974), pp. 1-2.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Image not available.

Haystack Series

1969

Roy Lichtenstein, American, b. New York City, 1923–1997

See individual records, SEE INDIVIDUAL RECORDS

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1974

Accession Number: 74.88.1-7

Provenance:
Commissioned from the artist, 1973
Gift of HKL Ltd. and Parasol Press (via Vera G. List), New York, 26 April 1974

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Josef Albers," 27 September 1979-23 March 1980, no cat.

Published References:
UNSIGNED. Newsletter of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, July 1974), pp. 1-2.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Pop Art (American)

Image not available.

Cathedral Series

1969

Roy Lichtenstein, American, b. New York City, 1923–1997

See individual records, SEE INDIVIDUAL RECORDS

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1974

Accession Number: 74.89.1-6

Provenance:
Commissioned from the artist, 1973
Gift of HKL Ltd. and Parasol Press (via Vera G. List), New York, 26 April 1974

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Josef Albers," 27 September 1979-23 March 1980, no cat.

Published References:
UNSIGNED. Newsletter of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, July 1974), pp. 1-2.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Pop Art (American)

Image not available.

Memories-Portfolio

(1969)

Raphael Soyer, American, b. Borisoglebsk, Russia, 1899–1987

Lithograph on paper, SEE INDIVIDUAL RECORDS

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1974

Accession Number: 74.172.1-24

Provenance:
Commissioned from the artist, 1973
Gift of HKL Ltd. and Parasol Press (via Vera G. List), New York, 26 April 1974

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Josef Albers," 27 September 1979-23 March 1980, no cat.

Published References:
UNSIGNED. Newsletter of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, July 1974), pp. 1-2.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Realism (Mid-20th Century)

Image not available.

Shadows, Planes and Targets (portfolio)

1971

Ernest Trova, American, b. St. Louis, Missouri, 1927–2009

4 color silkscreens on paperboard in a portfolio of coated paperboard, SEE ALSO INDIVIDUAL RECORDS portfolio: 24 1/2 x 24 1/2 x 3/4 in. (62.2 x 62.2 x 1.8 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1979

Accession Number: 79.229.1-4

Provenance:
Commissioned from the artist, 1973
Gift of HKL Ltd. and Parasol Press (via Vera G. List), New York, 26 April 1974

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Josef Albers," 27 September 1979-23 March 1980, no cat.

Published References:
UNSIGNED. Newsletter of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, July 1974), pp. 1-2.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Eccentrics

Homage To Durer, Portfolio

1970

Paul Wunderlich, German, b. Eberswalde, 1927–2010

See individual records, SEE INDIVIDUAL RECORDS

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1974

Accession Number: 74.209.1-10

Provenance:
Commissioned from the artist, 1973
Gift of HKL Ltd. and Parasol Press (via Vera G. List), New York, 26 April 1974

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Josef Albers," 27 September 1979-23 March 1980, no cat.

Published References:
UNSIGNED. Newsletter of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, July 1974), pp. 1-2.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Surrealism (European)

Image not available.

Untitled, 1985

(1985)

Anish Kapoor, British, b. Bombay, India, 1954

Gouache, emulsion, and pencil on paper, 11 11/16 x 17 7/8 in. (29.6. x 45.3 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1991

Accession Number: 91.7

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "ColorForms," 11 March 2010-9 January 2012, no cat.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, British Contemporary

Untitled, 1988

(1988)

Anish Kapoor, British, b. Bombay, India, 1954

Tempera and pigment on paper, 33 x 44 3/4 in. (83.7 x 113.6 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1991

Accession Number: 91.8

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 32.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "ColorForms," 11 March 2010-9 January 2012, no cat.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, British Contemporary

Duluth

1990

Greg Colson, American, b. Seattle, Washington, 1956

Enamel on metal, paperboard, and plastic, 10 1/2 x 21 3/8 x 12 1/4 in. (26.6 x 54.3 x 31.1 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1991

Accession Number: 91.9

Provenance:
Sperone Westwater, New York, to 17 April 1991
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1991

Exhibition History:
SPERONE WESTWATER, New York. "Greg Colson," 9-30 March 1991.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 15.
GRIFFIN CONTEMPORARY, Venice, California. "Greg Colson," 9 September-16 October 1999, ill. p. 60.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

A Ship of Fools, or a Wooden Skyscraper for the Jolly Company

1988-1990

Alexander Brodsky and Ilya Utkin, Alexander Brodsky, Russian, b. Moscow, 1955, Ilya Utkin, Russian, b. Moscow, 1955

Etching on paper, SHEET: 42 3/8 X 30 9/16 IN. (107.6 X 77.6 CM.) IMAGE: 29 3/16 X 21 7/8 IN. (74.1 X 55.5 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Ronald and Frayda Feldman, 1991

Accession Number: 91.10

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 12.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Lure II

(1979)

Bryan Hunt, American, b. 1947

Paper and copper leaf on balsawood frame, with steel support rod, 7 1/4 X 38 3/4 X 5 3/8 IN. (18.1 X 98.3 X 13.5 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Agnes Gund, 1991

Accession Number: 91.11

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 26.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Ascension

(1945)

Theodore J. Roszak, American, b. Poznan, Poland, 1907–1981

Wood, paint, brass, and metal, 108 1/4 x 13 1/2 x 13 1/2 in. (274.8 x 34.1 x 34.1 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Agnes Gund in honor of Sydney Lewis, 1991

Accession Number: 91.12

Provenance:
Gift of Agnes Gund in honor of Sidney Lewis, 1991

Exhibition History:
ZABRISKIE GALLERY, New York. "Theodore Roszak: Construction, 1932-1945," 31 October-2 December 1978, cat. no. 20, ill.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions: 1989-1991," 8 October 1991-5 January 1992, unpublished checklist, no. 57.

Published References:
KRAMER, HILTON. "Art: Roszak Evokes Spirit of Bauhaus," New York Times (1 December 1978), ill.
PACHNER, JOAN. "Theodore Roszak and David Smith: A Question of Balance," Arts Magazine 58/6 (February 1984), fig. 7, p. 103.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN. "Exhibitions/Acquisitions," Calendar (Fall 1991), ill.
Smithsonian Year 1991 (30 September 1991), p. 44.
WILSON, JANET. "Heavenly Hodgepodge," Washington Post (25 October 1991), pp. B1, B8.
BURCHARD, HANK. "New on Hand at Hirshhorn," Washington Post (15 November 1991), weekend section, p. 59.
UNSIGNED. "La Chronique des Arts," Gazette Des Beaux-Arts (March 1992), p. 113.
MCALLISTER, JANE, ed. Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden: 150 Works of Art (Washington, DC: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in association with Harry N. Abrams, 1996), p. 67, ill.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection