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lower right: ADOLPH GOTTLIEB

Provenance

The artist [1903-1974]; his estate; (M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York); private collection; (M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York); purchased 1990 by Aaron I. Fleischman, Washington, D.C.; gift 2002 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1968
Adolph Gottlieb, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1968, no. 3, repro.
1983
The Painterly Figure, The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, New York, 1983, unnumbered catalogue, repro.
1985
Adolph Gottlieb, M. Knoedler & Company, New York, 1985, no. 3, repro.
1989
El Surrealismo entre Viejo y Nuevo Mundo [Surrealism Between the Old and the New World], Centro Atlantico de Arte Moderno, Canary Islands; Mapfre Foundation, Madrid, 1989-1990, unnumbered catalogue, repro.
Bibliography
1968
"Melpomene and Graffiti," Art International XII, no. 4 (20 April 1968): repro. 21, 23.
1994
Hirsch, Sanford. The Pictographs of Adolph Gottlieb. New York, 1994: fig. III-I.