Still Life #4

1962

Tom Wesselmann, American, b. Cincinnati, Ohio, 1931–2004

Enamel, fabric, and photomechanical reproductions on fiberboard, 24 1/4 × 35 7/8 in. (61.3 × 90.9 cm)

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

Accession Number: 66.5526

Provenance:
Green Gallery, New York, to 21 March 1962
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 21 March 1962-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Exhibition History:
ANDREW CRISPO GALLERY, New York. "Twelve Americans: Masters of Collage," 17 November-30 December 1977, no. 229.
SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION TRAVELING EXHIBITION SERVICE (SITES), Washington, DC. "Collages: Selections from the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden," January 1981-November 1982, cat. by Howard Fox, no. 29, p. 21, ill. p. 8. Tour: SANTA FE COMMUNITY COLLEGE, Gainesville, Florida, 10 January 1981-14 February; MARION KOOGLER MCNAY ART INSTITUTE, San Antonio, 7 March-11 April; ANCHORAGE HISTORICAL AND FINE ARTS MUSEUM, 2 May-6 June; FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY, Miami, 27 June-1 August; PENSACOLA MUSEUM OF ART, 17 October-21 November; GIBBES ART GALLERY, Charleston, South Carolina, 3 April-15 May 1982; LEIGH YAWKEY WOODSON ART MUSEUM, Wausau, Wisconsin, 12 June-24 July; KRANNERT ART MUSEUM, Champaign, Illinois, 21 August-25 September; MUNSON-WILLIAMS-PROCTOR INSTITUTE, Utica, New York, 16 October-20 November.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Prints and Collages," 11 November 1982-23 January 1983, unpublished checklist.
ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO. "Art and Appetite: American Painting, Culture, and Cuisine," 12 November 2013-27 January 2014, no. 72, color ill. pp. 204 (detail), p. 210; p. 226. Tour: AMON CARTER MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART, Fort Worth, 22 February-18 May.

Published References:
UNSIGNED. "Not in a Shy Way," Miami Herald (5 July 1981), n.p., ill.
SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION TRAVELING EXHIBITION SERVICE (SITES). Siteline 9 (January 1980), ill. cover.

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