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Vincent Arcilesi, American, b. St. Louis, Missouri, 1932

Oil on linen, 59 7/8 x 79 7/8 in. (152.2 x 202.9 cm)

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

Accession Number: 86.137

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Larry Poons, American, b. Tokyo, Japan, 1937

Oil(?) and pencil on canvas, 80 x 79 7/8 in. (203.2 x 202.8 cm)

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

Accession Number: 66.4107

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Op Art

William Sommer, American, 1867–1949

Oil on paperboard, 23 3/4 X 31 3/8 IN. (60.3 X 79.7 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Mr. Joseph M. Erdelac, Cleveland, OH, 1979

Accession Number: 79.265.A-B

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Louisa Matthiasdottir, American, b. Reykjavík, Iceland, 1917–2000

Oil on canvas, 35 x 31 3/8 in. (89 x 79.7 cm)

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

Accession Number: 66.3487

Provenance:
M. Knoedler & Co., New York, to 24 September 1963
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 24 September 1963-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Exhibition History:
M. KNOEDLER & CO., New York. Five American Painters, September 16 - 30, 1963, no. 53

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Elie Nadelman, American, b. Warsaw, Poland, 1882–1946

Cherry wood, gesso, paint, and graphite, 31 3/8 × 8 3/4 × 9 3/8 in. (79.7 × 22 × 23.8 cm) incl. base height: 2 3/8 in. (6 cm) weight: 10 lb. (4.5 kg)

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

Accession Number: 66.3767

Provenance:
M. Knoedler & Co., New York, to 24 September 1963
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 24 September 1963-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Exhibition History:
M. KNOEDLER & CO., New York. Five American Painters, September 16 - 30, 1963, no. 53

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Larry Poons, American, b. Tokyo, Japan, 1937

Synthetic polymer, pencil and fabric dye on linen, 80 x 79 7/8 in. (203.2 x 203.0 cm)

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

Accession Number: 66.4103

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

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Op Art

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

Oil on canvas, 54 X 79 7/8 IN. (137.1 X 202.9 CM.)

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

Accession Number: 79.226

ACADEMY ART MUSEUM, Easton, MD. "Making Art: Explorations in Process" 20 February 2009 - 30 April 2009.

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

Jean-Paul Riopelle, Canadian, b. Montreal, 1923–2002

Lithograph on paper, 31 3/8 x 15 3/4 in. (79.7 x 40 cm)

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

Accession Number: 86.3969.7

ACADEMY ART MUSEUM, Easton, MD. "Making Art: Explorations in Process" 20 February 2009 - 30 April 2009.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Abstract Expressionisn (Intl.)

Luc Tuymans, Belgian, b. Mortsel, 1958

Oil on linen, 79 7/8 x 31 in. (202.8 x 78.8 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1999

Accession Number: 99.2

Provenance:
David Zwirner Gallery, New York, to 10 February 1999
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1999

Exhibition History:
JACK S. BLANTON MUSEUM OF ART, University of Texas, Austin. "Negotiating Small Truths," 2 September-24 October 1999, color ill. p. 96; color det. p. 97.
STEDELIJK MUSEUM VOOR ACTUELE KUNST, Ghent, Belgium. "Luc Tuymans / Raoul de Keyser," 3 February-25 March 2001, color ill. p. 65.
STEDELIJK MUSEUM VOOR ACTUELE KUNST, Belgian Pavilion, Venice Biennale. "Luc Tuymans--Mwana Kitoko (Beautiful White Man)," 6 June-4 November 2001, ill. p. 72; colorpl. p. 73.
TATE MODERN, London. "Luc Tuymans," 23 June-26 September 2004. TOUR: K21 KUNSTSAMMLUNG NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN, Düsseldorf, 16 October-23 January 2005, no. 48, color ill. p. 87.

Published References:
None recorded

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, European Contemporary

Josef Csaky, French, b. Szeged, Hungary, 1888–1971

Stone, 36 x 11 5/8 x 10 1/2 in. (91.4 x 29.4 x 26.6 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase with Partial Funds Donated by the Sydney and Frances Lewis Foundation, 1979

Accession Number: 79.7

Provenance:
Leonce Rosenberg, Paris
Anthony M. Roland, London (by 1971)
Sotheby Parke Bernet, London, 6 December 1978, lot. 269
Museum purchase, with partial funds donated by the Sidney and Frances Lewis Foundation, 1979

Exhibition History:
TATE GALLERY, London. "Leger and Purist Paris," 18 November 1970-24 January 1971, ill. p. 40.
PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM OF ART, PA. “Fernand Leger and the Modern City” 3 October 2013-5 January 2014.

Published References:
LEBEL, ROBERT. Anthologie des formes inventees (Paris : Edition de la galerie du cercle, 1962), no. 4, ill.
KARSHAN, DONALD. Csaky (Paris: 15 Depot, 1973), p. 34-35, ill. 6,7,8, cat.
MARCILHAC, FELIX. "Josef Csaky: A Pioneer of Modern Sculpture," Connoisseur 186/747 (May 1974), pp. 10-17, no. 3, ill. p. 13.
MARCILHAC, FELIX. "Josef Csaky 1888-1971," Encyclopedie Connaissance des Arts, no. 309 (November 1977), pp. 141-148, no. 2, ill. p. 142.
UNSIGNED. "La Chronique des Arts," Supplement a la Gazette des Beaux Arts, no. 1334 (March 1980), p. 77.
UNSIGNED. "Purchases by the Hirshhorn Museum 1974-1983," Sculpture Newsletter (Mountainville, NY: Storm King Art Center, Fall 1983), ill.
FLETCHER, VALERIE J. Cubist Sculpture (Washington, DC: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden), permanent exhibition brochure.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux, French, b. Valenciennes, 1827–1875

Bronze, 31 3/8 x 23 1/8 x 15 3/4 in. (79.7 x 58.7 x 40.1 cm)

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

Accession Number: 66.831

Provenance:
The Artist, Paris, late 1873-1874
[Hotel Drouot, Paris, sale "Terre cuites, bronzes, marbres de Carpeaux," 28 December 1874, no. 77 (H. 85 cm)]
Feuillard, Paris
Mallett at Bourdon House, London, by May 1965
Wildenstein, New York, by December 1965-14 January 1966
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 14 January-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Exhibition History:
MALLETT AT BOURDON HOUSE, London. "Sculptures and Sketches by Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux," 24 May-12 June 1965, no. 25.
WILDENSTEIN, New York, "Carpeaux," 7 December 1965-15 January 1966, no. 28.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Inaugural Exhibition," 4 October 1974-15 September 1975, no. 41.
NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART, Washington, DC. "Rodin Rediscovered," 28 June 1981-31 January 1982.
STERLING AND FRANCINE CLARK ART INSTITUTE, Williamstown, Massachusetts. "A Romance with Realism: The Art of Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux," 6 May-27 August 1989, cat. by Jennifer Gordon Lovett, pp. 41-42, ill. no. 35, p. 41. TOUR: BOWDOIN COLLEGE MUSEUM OF ART, Brunswick, Maine, 12 October-17 December 1989.

Published References:
ROSTROP, H. A Guide to the Department of Modern Works of Art (Copenhagen: Ny Carlsberg Glyptothek, 1927; revised ed., 1936), p. 71, no. 595 (entry on their plaster refers to the bronze).
T. H. "Carpeaux: A Master of the Second Empire," Apollo 81/40 (June 1965), no. 1, ill. p. 490.
PARKE-BERNET GALLERIES, New York. "19th Century Works of Art," sale catalogue (16 October 1970), p. 64 (essay of lot. 94 refers to the bronze).
LERNER, ABRAM, et al. The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1974), pp. 38, 672, ill. no. 41, p. 39.
UNSIGNED. Catalogue Sommaire des Sculptures du Musee d'Orsay (Paris, 1986), p. 74 (entry on plaster #RF 1054 refers to the bronze, citing HMSG).
REESE, NICHOLAS. Washington (London: Studio Editions, 1995), ill. p. 40.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Aristide Maillol, French, b. Banyuls-sur-Mer, 1861–1944

Bronze, 84 1/4 X 37 1/4 X 40 1/4 IN. (213.9 X 94.3 X 102.1 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase with Funds Provided under the Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisitions Progam, 1979

Accession Number: 79.10

Provenance:
Galerie Dina Vierny, Paris, 1969-late 1978
Perls Gallery, New York, by November 1978-February 1979
Museum purchase with funds provided under the Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisitions Program, 1979

Exhibition History:
SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM, New York. "Aristide Maillol 1861-1944," 1975-21 March 1976, no. 52, ill. p. 66.
STAATLICHE KUNSTHALLE, Baden-Baden, Germany. "Maillol," 17 June-3 September 1978, no. 31 (illustration of different cast).

Published References:
REWALD, JOHN. Maillol (Paris: Editions Hypérion, 1939), no. 78, ill.
KRAMER, HILTON. "The Cold Monotony of Maillol's Nudes," The New York Times (11 January 1976), p. D 31.
HOBHOUSE, JANET. "Reverence and Eroticism," Art News 75 (March 1976), p. 38, ill. p. 37.
FORGEY, BENJAMIN. "Hirshhorn Acquisition of Maillol Bronze is a Tribute to a Patriot," Washington Star (15 June 1979).
RICHARD, PAUL. "`Action' at the Hirshhorn," Washington Post (June 1979), p. C 13, ill.
UNSIGNED. "Maillol Sculpture Acquired by Hirshhorn Museum," New York Times (25 June 1979), p. C 17.
UNSIGNED. Smithsonian Torch no. 79-7 (July 1979), p. 1, ill.
UNSIGNED. "A Maillol for the Hirshhorn," Artnewsletter 5 (18 September 1979), pp. 2-3.
UNSIGNED. "La Chronique des Arts: Principales Acquisitions des Musées en 1979," Gazette des Beaux Arts no. 1334 (March 1980), p. 46, no. 237.
UNSIGNED. "Miró and Lachaise Join the Hirshhorn," Artnewsletter 6 (3 February 1981), pp. 7-8.
PARK, EDWARDS. Treasures from the Smithsonian (New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1983), ill.
ALLEN, JANE ADDAMS. "Hirshhorn purchases: Bargains on display," Washington Times (16 September 1983).
RICHARDSON, DAN, and MARGIE RICHARDSON. Journal of the Center for the Arts (Vero Beach, Florida) 1984, n.p., illustrations.
RISATTI, HOWARD. "Conservative collecting at the Hirshhorn: Seventies Bypassed," New Art Examiner (February 1984), p. 31.
FLETCHER, VALERIE. A Garden for Art (Washington, DC: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Association with Thames and Hudson, 1998): fig. 23, p. 26, no. 6, p. 43, ill.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Willem de Kooning, American, b. Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 1904–1997

Charcoal and crayon on waxed paper, 79 7/8 x 35 15/16 in. (202.9 x 91.3 cm)

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

Accession Number: 66.1205

Provenance:
The artist, East Hampton, New York, 1964
Harold Diamond, New York, to 4 June 1964
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 4 June 1964-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Exhibition History:
WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART, New York. "Willem de Kooning: Drawings, Paintings, Sculpture," 15 December 1983-26 February 1984, cat. no. 86, ill. p. 85. TOUR: AKADEMIE DER KUNSTE, Berlin, 11 March-29 April 1984; MUSEE NATIONAL D'ART MODERNE, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, 28 June-24 September, cat. no. 86, p. 85.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Willem de Kooning from the Hirshhorn Museum Collection," 21 October 1993-9 January 1994, no. 29. TOUR: FUNDACIO "LA CAIXA", CENTRE CULTURAL, Barcelona, 17 February-3 April; HIGH MUSEUM OF ART, Atlanta, 13 September-27 November; MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, Boston, 10 December-19 February 1995; MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, Houston, 19 March-28 May.
MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, New York. "de Kooning: A Retrospective," 18 September 2011-9 January 2012, colorplate 124, p. 358; pp. 356, 360.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Masterworks from the Hirshhorn Collection," 9 June 2016-6 August 2017, no cat.

Published References:
RATCLIFF, CARTER. "The Past Undone: Willem de Kooning," Art in America 72 (Summer 1984), ill. p 120
RICHARD, PAUL. "De Kooning: Driven to Abstraction," The Washington Post (21 October 1993): p. B1, B10.
GIBSON, ERIC. "de Kooning exhibit offers unexpected insights," Metropolitan Times (8 November 1993): p. C17.
GUAY, HERVE. "Willem de Kooning ou l'art dans sa totalite," Le Devoir (27, 28 November 1993): p. C12.
UNSIGNED. "Artist Roy Lichtenstein turns 70; tribute to Willem de Kooning," Philadelphia Inquirer (5 December 1993): p. H6
UNSIGNED. "Museum and Dealer Catalogues" Drawing 16/1 (May/June 1994): p. 17.
PRATHER, MARLA. Willem de Kooning: Paintings (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1994): p. 174.
SPRECHER, MARY. "An Abstract look at Kooning," Southern Flair (September 1994).
FOX, CATHERINE. "De Kooning at the High; His is legacy of abstraction," The Atlanta Journal (25 September 1994): p. N3.
UNSIGNED. "De Kooning Retrospective honors artist's birthday," Antiques and the Arts Weekly (4 November 1994): p. 99.
UNSIGNED. "De Kooning Retrospective honors artist's birthday," Montgomery Adviser (11 September 1994).
UNSIGNED. "Willem de Kooning at The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston," Journal of the Print World (Winter 1995).
JOHNSON, PATRICIA. "Willem de Kooning: abstract women and master strokes define MFA exhibit," The Houston Chronicle (18 March 1995): p. 1C, 8C.
KUTNER, JANET. "Canvassing de Kooning's lifetime of art," The Dallas Morning News (9 April 1995): p. 1C, 8C.
SCHICHE, ERICKA. "Dutch master de Kooning: house painter no more," Public News ( 3 May 1995): p. 7.
ZILCZER, JUDITH. "Artist and Patron: the formation of the Hirshhorn Museum's Willem de Kooning collection," Journal of the History of Collections 8/1 (1996): pp. 117-125.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Abstract Expressionism (First Generation)

Miriam Schapiro, American, b. Toronto, Canada, 1923

Synthetic polymer on canvas, 79 7/8 x 71 7/8 in. (212.9 x 182.7 cm)

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

Accession Number: 86.4132

Provenance:
The artist, East Hampton, New York, 1964
Harold Diamond, New York, to 4 June 1964
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 4 June 1964-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Exhibition History:
WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART, New York. "Willem de Kooning: Drawings, Paintings, Sculpture," 15 December 1983-26 February 1984, cat. no. 86, ill. p. 85. TOUR: AKADEMIE DER KUNSTE, Berlin, 11 March-29 April 1984; MUSEE NATIONAL D'ART MODERNE, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, 28 June-24 September, cat. no. 86, p. 85.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Willem de Kooning from the Hirshhorn Museum Collection," 21 October 1993-9 January 1994, no. 29. TOUR: FUNDACIO "LA CAIXA", CENTRE CULTURAL, Barcelona, 17 February-3 April; HIGH MUSEUM OF ART, Atlanta, 13 September-27 November; MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, Boston, 10 December-19 February 1995; MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, Houston, 19 March-28 May.
MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, New York. "de Kooning: A Retrospective," 18 September 2011-9 January 2012, colorplate 124, p. 358; pp. 356, 360.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Masterworks from the Hirshhorn Collection," 9 June 2016-6 August 2017, no cat.

Published References:
RATCLIFF, CARTER. "The Past Undone: Willem de Kooning," Art in America 72 (Summer 1984), ill. p 120
RICHARD, PAUL. "De Kooning: Driven to Abstraction," The Washington Post (21 October 1993): p. B1, B10.
GIBSON, ERIC. "de Kooning exhibit offers unexpected insights," Metropolitan Times (8 November 1993): p. C17.
GUAY, HERVE. "Willem de Kooning ou l'art dans sa totalite," Le Devoir (27, 28 November 1993): p. C12.
UNSIGNED. "Artist Roy Lichtenstein turns 70; tribute to Willem de Kooning," Philadelphia Inquirer (5 December 1993): p. H6
UNSIGNED. "Museum and Dealer Catalogues" Drawing 16/1 (May/June 1994): p. 17.
PRATHER, MARLA. Willem de Kooning: Paintings (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1994): p. 174.
SPRECHER, MARY. "An Abstract look at Kooning," Southern Flair (September 1994).
FOX, CATHERINE. "De Kooning at the High; His is legacy of abstraction," The Atlanta Journal (25 September 1994): p. N3.
UNSIGNED. "De Kooning Retrospective honors artist's birthday," Antiques and the Arts Weekly (4 November 1994): p. 99.
UNSIGNED. "De Kooning Retrospective honors artist's birthday," Montgomery Adviser (11 September 1994).
UNSIGNED. "Willem de Kooning at The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston," Journal of the Print World (Winter 1995).
JOHNSON, PATRICIA. "Willem de Kooning: abstract women and master strokes define MFA exhibit," The Houston Chronicle (18 March 1995): p. 1C, 8C.
KUTNER, JANET. "Canvassing de Kooning's lifetime of art," The Dallas Morning News (9 April 1995): p. 1C, 8C.
SCHICHE, ERICKA. "Dutch master de Kooning: house painter no more," Public News ( 3 May 1995): p. 7.
ZILCZER, JUDITH. "Artist and Patron: the formation of the Hirshhorn Museum's Willem de Kooning collection," Journal of the History of Collections 8/1 (1996): pp. 117-125.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Decoratives

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