The Grand Uniform (The General)

Enrico Baj, Italian, 1924 - 2003

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1958

Oil, glass, rope, medals and fabric collage on canvas

Overall: 51 × 37 13/16 in. (129.5 × 96 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Ernestine and Herbert S. Ruben

P.976.284

Geography/Culture

Europe, Italy

Period

20th century

Object Name

Painting

Classification

Painting

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, lower left: baj; signed and inscribed on reverse: Compare by Baj; Baj. Inscribed on stretcher: "Grand / Uniforme" / Label in artist's hand on stretcher: Enrico Baj / via Teullie Milano / 1958 / Grand Uniforme. Label on reverse: Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Lewis Winston / Birmingham, MI, no. 130.

Exhibition History

Used in the Arts Education Program for instruction, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 1983.

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.

New Acquisitions (1974-78) I, Strauss Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 3-March 5, 1978.

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.

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

Publication History

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.37, no.14.

Provenance

Collection of Lydia and Harry Lewis Winston, Birmingham, Michigan, no. 130; 1976,; to Ernestine [their daughter] and Herbert S. Ruben, Princeton, New Jersey; given to present collection, 1976.

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