About This Artwork

Arthur B. Davies
American, 1862–1928

Listening Valleys Hear, c. 1907

Oil on canvas
36.8 x 44.5 cm (14 1/2 x 17 1/2 in.)
Sign: A.B. Davies l.l.

Mr. and Mrs. Martin A. Ryerson Collection, 1933.1195

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

Metropolitan Museum of Art, A Memorial Exhibition of the Works of Arthur B. Davies, February 17-March 30, 1930, cat. 77.

Corcoran Gallery of Art, Special Memorial Exhibition of Works by the Late Arthur B. Davies, May 1-25, 1930, cat. 14.

Utica, New York, Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Arthur B. Davies Centennial Exhibition, July 8-August 26, 1962; traveled to Whitney Museum of American Art, September 18-October 17, 1962; Rochester Memorial Art Gallery, November 30-December 26, 1962, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, January 11-February , 1963; Cincinnati Museum of Art, February 25-March 25, 1963; City Art Museum of St. Louis, April 3-May 5, 1963; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, May 23-June 23, 1963.

Cincinnati, Taft Museum of Art, Small Paintings from Famous Collections, April 10-June 7, 1981,

Publication History

Royal Cortissoz, "Arthur B. Davies" (1931) p. 28.

"Paintings in the Art Institute of Chicago" (1961) p. 116.

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