Still Life (Composition No. 7)

(1936)

Arshile Gorky, American, b. Khorkom, Armenia, 1904–1948

Oil on canvas, 18 × 24 1/8 in. (45.6 × 61.2 cm)

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

Accession Number: 66.2132

Provenance:
The artist, New York, to 1942
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 1942-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Arshile Gorky: The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection," 4 October-25 November 1979, catalogue by Phyllis D. Rosenzweig, no. 13, p. 28, ill. p. 29.

Published References:
JORDAN, JIM M. and ROBERT GOLDWATER. The Paintings of Arshile Gorky: A Critical Catalogue (New York and London: New York University Press, 1982), no. 157, ill. p. 300; p. 69.

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

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