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Calla Lilies On Red by GEORGIA O'KEEFFE

GEORGIA O'KEEFFE

(AMERICAN, 1887 - 1986)

Calla Lilies On Red , 1928

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Materials:

oil on canvas

Measurements:

32.13 in. (81.60 cm.) (height) by 17.13 in. (43.50 cm.) (width)

Markings:

signed and dated 1928 on the stretcher; titled, dated, signed with the artist's initials in star device, and variously inscribed (on the backing board)

Exhibited:

New York, The Intimate Gallery,. Georgia O'Keeffe: Paintings, 1928 , February - March 1929, n.p. (text). New York, The Museum of Modern Art,. Paintings by Nineteen Living Americans , December 1929 - January 1930, no. 77, n.p. (text). New York, The Downtown Gallery,. The O'Keeffe Portfolio: Just Issued by The Knight . Publications, Inc., Shown with Six of the Original Paintings by Georgia O'Keeffe , November 1937, n.p. (text). Moscow,. Art in Embassies , 1988-90 (no catalogue). Santa Fe, New Mexico, Gerald Peters Gallery; New York, Gerald Peters Gallery; and Dallas, Texas, Gerald Peters Gallery, . Georgia O'Keeffe , November 1990 - January 1991, n.p., no. 5, illustrated. Santa Fe, New Mexico, Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, . The Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe, New Mexico: An Expanding Collection , April 1998 - March 1999, n.p. (text). Santa Fe, New Mexico, Georgia O'Keeffe Museum; Memphis, Tennessee, Memphis Brooks Museum of Art; and Williamsburg, Virginia, College of William and Mary, . Georgia O'Keeffe and the Calla Lily in American Art, 1860-1940 , October 2002 - August 2003, p. 103, no. 37, illustrated . London, Tate Modern; Vienna, Bank Austria Kunstforum Wien; and Toronto, Art Gallery of Ontario, . Georgia O'Keeffe , July 2016 - July 2017, p. 117, no. 106, illustrated

Literature:

Barbara Buhler Lynes,. Georgia O'Keeffe: Catalogue Raisonné , vol. I, New Haven, 1999, p. 369, no. 628, illustrated. Barbara Buhler Lynes, . O'Keeffe's O'Keeffes: The Artist's Collection , New York, 2001, p. 173 (text

Provenance:

Anita O'Keeffe Young, Newport, Rhode Island by 1965. The artist (acquired from the above in 1965). Estate of the above in 1986. Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico (acquired from the above in 1987). Anne Windfohr Marion, Fort Worth, Texas (acquired from the above in 1987). Gifted to the present owner from the above in 1996

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