Supper

Alex Katz, American, born 1927

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1974

Acrylic on canvas

Overall: 71 15/16 × 96 1/4 in. (182.8 × 244.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Joachim Jean Aberbach

P.975.70

Geography

Place Made: United States, North America

Period

20th century

Object Name

Painting

Research Area

Painting

Not on view

Course History

SART 31, SART 72, Painting II, III, Colleen Randall, Spring 2013

Exhibition History

Acquisitions 1974-1978, Jaffe-Friede, Strauss and Barrows Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 8, 1978-Janaury 21, 1979.

Candid Painting: American Genre 1950-1975, De Cordova Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts, October 11-Decmeber 7, 1975.

Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 4, 2011-August 2011.

Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 6, 1993-March 14, 1994.

Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 22-September 7, 1992.

Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 15-April 8, 1998.

Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 5-September 25, 1995.

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

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

Selections: Contemporary Art, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Gallery, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 12, 1975-February 15, 1976.

The Robert Hull Fleming Museum, University of Vermont, April 11, 2016-June 30, 2018.

Top of the Hop, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 9-December 1978.

Publication History

Irving Sandler, Alex Katz: A Retrospective, New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1998, p. 58, ill. p. 62

John C. Cavanaugh, Adult Development and Aging, second edition, Belmont: Wadsworth Publishing Co., 1993.

Vincent Rotheschild and Gustafson Taylor, ART what thou EAT, Weintraub & Institute of Wine and Food, Bard College: the Edith C. Blum Art Institute, 1990.

John C. Cavanaugh, Development and Aging, CA: Wadsworth Publishing Co, 1989.

Joseph Brodsky, "Boredom's Uses," Dartmouth Alumni Magazine, Trustees of Dartmouth College, October 1989.

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.68, no.44.

Provenance

Joachim Jean Aberbach (1910-1992), Old Westbury, New York; given to present collection, 1975.

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