Painting: Still Life

(c. 1928)

Patrick Henry Bruce, American, b. Campbell County, Virginia, 1881–1936

Oil and pencil on canvas, 23 5/8 X 36 1/4 IN. (59.9 X 91.9 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981

Accession Number: 86.653

The Artist
Henri Pierre Roche, Paris, 1933-1959
Mme. Henri Pierre Roche, 1959-1965
M. Knoedler, New York (on consignment), 1965-1967
Noah Goldowsky Gallery, New York, 1967
Josephine Cockrell Thornton, Washington, DC, from 1967
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, Washington, DC. by 1980?-31 August 1981
Estate of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1981-1986
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981

Exhibition History:
[HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest," 7 August-16 November 1986].
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Published References:
AGEE, WILLIAM C. and BARBARA ROSE. Patrick Henry Bruce: American Modernist, catalogue raisonne (New York: Museum of Modern Art; Houston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1979), colorpl. 34, cat. no. 28, p. 210-211.
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Early American Modernism

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