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Art Institute of Chicago, 40th Annual Exhibition by Artists of Chicago and Vicinity, Jan. 30–Mar. 1, 1936, cat. 7, as Ivan Le Lorraine Albright.
New York, Museum of Modern Art, American Realists and Magic Realists, 1943, cat. no. 32, as Self–Portrait.
Chicago, The Renaissance Society, Contemporary Paintings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Earle Ludgin, Oct. 30–Nov. 20, 1946, cat. 1, as Self–Portrait.
Evanston, IL, Scott Hall, Northwestern University Department of Art, Centennial Loan Exhibition: Modern Paintings from Private Collections in the Chicago Area, Apr. 9–26, 1951, cat. no. 2.
Paris, Musée National d’Art Moderne, 12 Peintures et Sculpteurs Americains Contemporains, Apr–Jun, 1953, cat. no. 2, ill. pl. 1; Stockholm, Amsterdam, Milan, London, Oslo, Zurich through Apr. 30, 1954.
Washington, DC., Corcoran Gallery of Art, The Ludgin Collection of Contemporary Painting, Apr. 11 –May 16, 1954.
Art Institute of Chicago, Ivan Albright Retrospective Exhibition, 1964, cat. 21, cover page, as Self–Portrait; New York, Whitney Museum, 1965.
Washington, DC, National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, American Self Portraits, Feb. 1974, cat. 72, as Self–Portrait; Indianapolis Museum of Art, Apr. 1–May 14, 1974.
University Park, Pennsylvania State University Museum of Art, Portraits USA 1776–1976, Apr. 1976, cat. p. 106–107, ill., as Self–Portrait.
Berlin, Neue Gesellschaft fur bilende Kunst, Academy of Fine Arts, America: Traum und Depression, 1920–1940, Nov. 9–Dec. 28, 1980, cat. 2; Kunstverein, Hamburg, Jan. 11–Feb. 15, 1981.
Art Institute of Chicago, Mary and Earle Ludgin Collection, Sept. 11–Oct. 31, 1982.
Hanover, New Hampshire, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Ivan Albright: The Late Self–Portraits, May 24–July 20, 1986, cat. 1.
ASAHI Shimbun, Tokyo, Japan, Masterworks of Modern Art from The Art Institute of Chicago; Niigata Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, Nagaoka Apr. 20–May 29, 1994, Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Nagoya June 10–July 24, 1994, Yokohama Museum of Art Aug. 6–Sept. 25, 1994.
Art Institute of Chicago, Ivan Albright, Feb. 20–May 11, 1997, cat. 29; New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art, June 10–Sept. 7, 1997, as Ivan Albright: Magic Realist.
Columbus Museum of Art, American Expressionism: Art and Social Change, 1920s–1950s, May 22–Aug. 24, 2004; New York, Kennedy Galleries, Sept. 20–Nov. 1, 2003; Evanston, IL, Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University, Jan. 30–May 9, 2004 (Columbus and Evanston only).
Art Institute of Chicago, America After the Fall: Painting in the 1930s, June 5–Sept. 18, 2016, cat. 1; Paris, Musée de l’Orangerie, Oct. 15, 2016–Jan. 30, 2017; London, Royal Academy, Feb. 25–June 4, 2017.
Shanghai Museum, Pathways to Modernism: American Art, 1865–1945, Sept. 28, 2018–Jan. 6, 2019, cat. 36.
Art Institute of Chicago, Flesh: Ivan Albright at the Art Institute of Chicago, May 4–Aug. 5, 2018, no cat.
Commissioned by Mary and Earle Ludgin, Chicago, 1934, Chicago; bequeathed to the Art Institute of Chicago, 1981.
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