Watercolor over graphite on heavy textured cream wove watercolor paper, laid down on cardboard and varnished
l.c.l. "CE Burchfield"
739 x 596 mm
Watson F. Blair Purchase Prize and the Olivia Shaler Swan Memorial Collection
Extended information about this artwork
Exhibition by Arts Council [?] - 27/29, No. 17, p. 24 (repro), Rehn Gallery
AIC Bulletin XXXVI (March 1942) 37 (repro)
The Cresset, March 1945
100 Important Paintings by Living American Artists, Exhibition at Grand Central Palace 4/15-27/29, no.17
1930 Pennsylvania Academy
Carnegie Institute - n.d.
AIC Gallery 59 exhibition 1/21-2/22/43
Museum of Modern Art 11/15/43-2/13/44
Northampton, Milwaukee 3/3-3/31/44
Albright Art Gallery, Buffalo 4/15-5/31/44
San Francisco Exhibition 8/15 - 9/17/44
Portland, Oregon 10/1-10/29/44
Seattle, WA 11/10-12/10/44
City Art Museum, St. Louis 1/2-1/30/45 (?)
University of Minnesota 2/3/-3/13/44(?)
St. Paul Gallery and School of Art 4/1-4/29/45
London, Tate Gallery, American Painting from the eighteenth century to the present day, June-July 1946, cat. 30.
Brooklyn Museum 9/27/51 - 1/14/52
Whitney Museum 12/2/55 - 3/8/56
Lake Forest, Ill., Durand Art Institute, Lake Forest College, A Century of American Painting: Masterpieces Loaned by the Art Institute of Chicago, June 10-16, 1957, cat. 20.
Museum of Art of Oguuquit, ME, for Burchfield show - summer - 9/19/61
3/14/65 - 4/4/65 Albion College, Albion, MI, Exhibition: “The Eye Looks Outward and Inward”
11/14-/65 - 1/9/66 University of Arizona Art Gallery
3/1 - 4/21/68 The Academy of Arts and Letters, New York
1/30-3/25/84 Metropolitan Museum of Art, N.Y., Burchfield Exhibition
4/20-6/19/84 Milwaukee Art Museum
9/14-11/11/84 Oklahoma Art Center, Oklahoma City
From the Burchfield Art Center, State University College at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY: “THE ART TRIANGLE: ARTIST/DEALER/COLLECTOR; BURCHFIELD AND HIS COLLEAGUES”, Burchfield Art Center, University College at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, May 1988-June 15, 1988.
From the Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH: “ON THE MIDDLE BORDER: THE ART OF CHARLES BURCHFIELD”, shown at Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH, from March 23-May 18, 1997; the Burchfiend-Penney Art Center, June 15-August 17, 1997; and the National Museum of American Art, September 26, 1997-January 25, 1998.
Los Angeles, Hammer Museum, “Heat Waves in a Swamp: The Paintings of Charles Burchfield,” 10/4/09–1/10/10, p. 15, 89, 163, and 180, cat. by Robert Gober et al
Sold by the artist to the Art Institute, 1941.
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