Street Fight

Jared French, American, 1905 - 1988

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about 1935

Tempera with oil glaze on canvas

Overall: 15 5/8 x 20 7/8 in. (39.7 x 53 cm)

Frame: 21 × 26 1/4 in. (53.3 × 66.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Ilse Martha Bischoff

P.950.32.5

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Painting

Classification

Painting

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, lower left: jared french; signed and inscribed, by artist, on reverse: Jared french 54 Morton St. NYC (crossed out) 5 St. Luke's Pl. NYC / "Street Fight"

Course History

ARTH 71, The "American Century": Modern Art in the United States. Mary Coffey, Winter 2015

ARTH 71, The "American Century": Modern Art in the United States, Mary Coffey, Winter 2015

ARTH 17, The Power of Place: Urban and Rural Images in American Art, 1900-1945, Sarah Powers, Winter 2014

ANTH 12.3, WGST 42.5, The Ethnography of Violence, Chelsey Kivland, Fall 2013

Exhibition History

Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, Maine, February 16, 2016-June 30, 2018.

American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 9-December 9, 2007.

American Paintings from the Dartmouth Collection, 1910-1960, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 17-April 12, 1998.

Jared French Retrospective, Mead Art Museum, Amherst College, Amherst, Massachusetts, September 15-December 15, 1992.

Picturing New York: Images of the City, 1890-1955, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 31-June 21, 1992.

Carpenter Gallery, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, August 1981-May 1982.

46th Annual Exhibition of American Paintings and Sculpture, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, October 22-December 8, 1935.

14th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Oil Painting, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., March 24-May 5, 1935.

Publication History

Barbara J. MacAdam, American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Muesum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2007, p. 90, no. 66.

Barbara MacAdam, "Picturing New York: Images of the City,1890-1955", Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1992, no.22.

Provenance

Ilse Martha Bischoff, Hartland, Vermont; given to present collection, 1950.

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