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image of Jack-in-the-Pulpit No. IV Georgia O'Keeffe (artist)
American, 1887 - 1986
Jack-in-the-Pulpit No. IV, 1930
oil on canvas
overall: 101.6 x 76.2 cm (40 x 30 in.) framed: 104.8 x 79.7 x 4.3 cm (41 1/4 x 31 3/8 x 1 11/16 in.)
Alfred Stieglitz Collection, Bequest of Georgia O'Keeffe
1987.58.3
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From the Tour: Selections from the Modern and Contemporary Collections
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The artist; by exchange 1955 through (Downtown Gallery, New York) to Dr. Helen W. Boigon, New York, until at least 1971; sold 1972 through (Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc., New York) to private collection, Miami; (Kennedy Galleries, Inc., New York), in 1973; returned 1973 through Doris Bry, New York, to the artist [1887-1986];[1] her estate; bequest 1987 to NGA.

[1] Early provenance from Barbara Buhler Lynes, Georgia O'Keeffe: Catalogue Raisonné, 2 vols., New Haven and London, 1999: 1:435, no. 718. Edith Halpert, owner of the Downtown Gallery, wrote to the artist on 8 January 1955: "Yes, the Boigons decided to exchange 'Antelope and Pedernal' for the large 'Jack-in-the-Pulpit #6' date 1930." (letter in microfilmed papers of the Downtown Gallery, Archives of American Art).

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