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Ellsworth Kelly, American, 1923 - 2015

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1961

Oil on canvas

Overall: 70 1/8 × 60 5/16 in. (178.1 × 153.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Julian J. and Joachim Jean Aberbach

P.962.44

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Painting

Classification

Painting

Not on view

Inscription

Verso: Inscribed, in black marker, on canvas return, top left: 263 70" x 60"; initialled and dated, in black marker, on canvas return, along top right: EK 61

Exhibition History

Two Generations of Post-War Art, Gallery of Fine Arts, Columbus, Ohio, November 11-December 2, 1966.

Top of the Hop, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 1979.

The Second Stage of Modernism: Art from 1945 to the Present, William B. Jaffe, Evelyn A. Jaffe Hall, Churchill P. Lathrop, Friends, and Owen Robertson Cheatham Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 6-August 16, 1987.

The Protean Century, 1870-1970, A Loan Exhibition from The Dartmouth College Collection, Alumni and Friends of the College [under the auspices of the Dartmouth Arts Council], M. Knoedler & Company, Inc, New York, New York, February 10-28, 1970.

The Expanding Universe of Postwar Art, Northeast Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26-April 7, 2019.

Selections: Contemporary Art, Jaffe-Friede Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 12, 1975-January 11, 1976.

Modern and Contemporary Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 26,2009-March 15, 2010.

Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October-November 26, 2012.

Director's Choice, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 10-July 10, 1966.

Currier Gallery of Art, Manchester, New Hampshire, December 2, 1968.

Contemporary Art From the Dartmouth College Collection, Jaffe-Friede Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 24-March 2, 1975.

Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College,Hanover, New Hampshire, March 29-July 15, 1994.

Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 31, 1992-September 7, 1993.

Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 29-September 4, 2005.

Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 26-May 15, 2002.

Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 18-June 22, 1997.

Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 22, 1999-September 17, 2000.

Publication History

The Protean Century, 1870-1970, Hanover, New Hampshire: The Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1970, no. 27.

John R. Stomberg, The Hood Now: Art and Inquiry at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2019, p. 169, ill. plate no. 100.

Brian P. Kennedy and Emily Shubert Burke, Modern and Contemporary Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2009 p.49, no.25.

Provenance

Betty Parsons Gallery, New York, New York; sold to Joachim Jean Aberbach, New York, New York, June 25, 1962; Julian J. Aberbach (1909-2004) and Joachim Jean Aberbach (1910-1992), New York, New York; given to present collection, 1962.

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

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