Song of the Steppes

1936

David Burliuk, American, b. Riabushki, Ukraine, 1882–1967

Oil on canvas, 24 x 36 in. (60.9 x 91.4 cm)

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

Accession Number: 66.724

Provenance:
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, by 21 July 1945-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Exhibition History:
BOYER GALLERY, New York. 12 December 1936-16 January 1937.

Published References:
UNSIGNED. "New Exhibitions of the Week: Vivid and Fanciful Paintings by David Burliuk," Art News 35 (2 January 1937), p. 17.
DEVREE, HOWARD. "Burliuk," Magazine of Art 30 (February 1937), p. 130.
BURLIUK, DAVID. Color and Rhyme 12 (New York: Hampton Bays, 1940), reproduced, p. 4.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection