Street Fight

Jared French, American, 1905 - 1988

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1934

Tempera with oil glaze on canvas

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

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

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

P.950.32.5

Geography

Place Made: United States, North America

Period

20th century

Object Name

Painting

Research Area

Painting

Not on view

Inscriptions

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

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

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

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

SART 31, Painting II, Thomas Ferrara, Spring 2019

Exhibition History

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

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

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.

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

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

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.

Publication History

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

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

Provenance

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

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