French Pastries

1963

Wayne Thiebaud, American, b. Mesa, Arizona, 1920

Oil on canvas, 16 1/8 x 24 1/8in. (41 x 61.3cm)

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

Accession Number: 66.4909

Provenance:
Allan Stone Gallery, New York, to 26 March 1964
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 26 March 1964-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 17 May 1966

Exhibition History:
ALLAN STONE GALLERY, New York. "Wayne Thiebaud," 24 March-11 April 1964.
AMERICAN FEDERATION OF ARTS, New York (organizer). "Modern Realism and Surrealism." TOUR: STATE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE, Oneonta, New York, 6-27 October; EAST MEADOW PUBLIC LIBRARY, East Meadow, New York, 10 November-1 December; ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY, Canton, New York, 19 January-9 February; ELMIRA COLLEGE, Elmira, New York, 23 February-16 March; SCHENECTADY MUSEUM ASSOCIATION, Schenectady, New York, 30 March-20 April; STATE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE, Brockport, New York, 4-25 May; EVERSON MUSEUM OF ART, Syracuse, New York, 8-29 June; ITHACA COLLEGE MUSEUM OF ART, Ithaca, New York, 13 July-3 August; STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK, Buffalo, 30 August-30 September.
BAYLY ART MUSEUM OF THE UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA, Charlottesville. "California Classics: Arts from the 1960s and 1970s," 19 April-16 June 1991.

Published References:
WORLD PLAN TELEVISION. Ameriscope: An American Celebration (New York: Videotape Program, 1976).
BROWN, MILTON W. One Hundred Masterpieces of American Painting from Public Collections in Washington D.C. (Washington D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1983) p. 232-233.
ZELLMAN, MICHAEL DAVID. American Art Analog, Volume III: 1874-1930 (New York: Chelsea House Publishers, 1986) p. 1012.
KATZ, ELIZABETH L. and E. LOUIS LANKFORD and JANICE D. PLANK. Themes and Foundations of Art (Minneapolis, St. Paul, MN: West Publishing Company, 1995) p. 88, fig. 2-22.

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

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