La Montera: Segovia Girl in Fiesta Costume

(1912)

Robert Henri, American, b. Cincinnati, Ohio, 1865–1929

Oil on canvas, 32 1/8 X 26 1/8 IN. (81.5 X 66.3 CM.)

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

Accession Number: 66.2425

Provenance:
Miss Alice Andress, New York, November 1914 (War Relief Benefit Lottery)
Mrs. Julian T. Leonard
M. Knoedler & Co., New York, December 1958
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, December 1958 to 17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 17 May 1966

Exhibition History:
DETROIT MUSEUM (INSTITUTE) OF ARTS, Detroit, MI. Exhibition of Paintings by American Artists (sponsored by Michigan State Federation of Arts), 15-27 February 1914, no. 16.
MRS. H.P. WHITNEY STUDIO, New York. War Relief Benefit, 7 November 1914.
TEMPLE B'NAI SHALOM, Rockville Centre, New York. Fourth Annual Art Exhibit and Sale, 31 March 1963-3 April 1963, cat. no. 18.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC., "The Eight" and the Independent Tradition in American Art, 13 January-15 May 1983, no. 8. TOUR: TERRA MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART, Evanston, IL, retitled Early Rebels in American Art (The Eight), 1 April-8 May 1983, no. 7.

Published References:
HENRI, ROBERT. Unpublished Record Book 4, p. 112.
DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS SCRAPBOOKS, Archoves of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., Microfilm Roll no. D-13.
HENRI, ROBERT. The Art Spirit ed. by Margaret Ryerson (London and Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1930) ill. opp. p. 90.
PERLMAN, BENNARD B. Robert Henri: His Life and Art (New York: Dover Publications, Inc., 1991) p. 150.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Realism (Ashcan School)