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Shakespeare At Dusk by EDWARD HOPPER

EDWARD HOPPER

(AMERICAN, 1882 - 1967)

Shakespeare At Dusk , 1935

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Materials:

oil on canvas

Measurements:

17.24 in. (43.80 cm.) (height) by 25.12 in. (63.80 cm.) (width)

Markings:

signed E. HOPPER (lower right)

Exhibited:

Andover, Massachusetts, Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, . Small Paintings, Small Sculpture by Contemporary Americans , May-June 1936, no. 22, n.p. New York, The Museum of Modern Art, . Romantic Painting in America , November 1943-February 1944, no. 105, p. 39. New York, Whitney Museum of American Art; London, Hayward Gallery; Amsterdam, Netherlands, Stedelijk Museum; Düsseldorf, Germany, Städtische Kunsthalle; Chicago, Illinois, Art Institute of Chicago; San Francisco, California, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, . Edward Hopper: The Art and the Artist, September 1980-February 1982, pp. 46, 62, illustrated pl. 389, p. 272. Marseille, France, Musée Cantini; Madrid, Spain, Fundación Juan March, . Edward Hopper , June 1989-January 1990, pp. 92, 124, illustrated p. 80. New York, Gagosian Gallery, . Edward Hopper , October-November 1993, p. 30, illustrated p. 31

Literature:

Artist's Record Book, vol. II, p. 9. American Artists Group, . Edward Hopper , New York, 1945, illustrated n.p. Gail Levin, "Edward Hopper's Evening,". The . Connoisseur , vol. 205, no. 823, September 1980, p. 61, illustrated fig. 8. Ronald Paulson, "Edward Hopper and Some Precursors," . Bennington Review , December 1980, p. 67. Louis Cooke, "Edward Hopper Exhibit," . P.S. , January 14, 1981, p. 20. Rob Silberman, "Edward Hopper and the Implied Observer," . Art in America , vol. 69, September 1981, p. 151. Giorgio Pellegrini, "Edward Hopper tra realismo e metafisca," . Bollettino d'Arte , April-June 1982, p. 154. Gail Levin, . Edward Hopper , New York, 1984, p. 69, illustrated p. 63. Alessandra Farkas, "Edward Hopper, il Manet di New York," . Arte , vol. 15, July-August 1985, pp. 58-59. Gail Levin, . Hopper's Places , New York, 1985, p. 20. Gail Levin, . Edward Hopper: A Catalogue Raisonné , vol. III, New York, 1995, no. O-298, p. 243, illustrated. Gail Levin, . Edward Hopper: An Intimate Biography , New York, 1995, updated & expanded 2007, pp. 269-270, 773, illustrated pl. 56, p. 705. Deborah Lyons, . Edward Hopper and the American Imagination , New York, 1995, n.p., illustrated pl. 19. Walter Wells, . Silent Theater: The Art of Edward Hopper , London, 2007, no. 169, p. 224, illustrated fig. 169, p. 228. Réunion des Musées Nationaux, Grand Palais,. Hopper ,. Paris, 2012, p. 332

Provenance:

The artist. [With]Frank K. M. Rehn Gallery, New York. John J. Astor VI, New York (acquired from the above). [With]Richard L. Feigen & Co., New York, 1980. Carl D. Lobell, New York, 1980 (acquired from the above). Martha Parrish & James Reinish, Inc., New York. Acquired by the present owner from the above, late 1990s

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