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lower right: F. L. Frieseke / 191[7?]

Provenance

The artist; (William Macbeth, New York); purchased 1921 by the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; acquired 2014 by the National Gallery of Art.

Exhibition History
1918
113th Annual Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 3 February - 24 March 1918, no. 437.
1918
Annual Exhibition of Oil Paintings and Sculpture, Art Institute of Chicago, 7 November 1918 - 12 January 1919, no. 77.
1918
Department of Fine Arts Exhibition, Canadian National Exhibition Gallery of Fine Arts, Toronto, 26 August - 7 September 1918, no. 14.
1918
Exhibition of Selected Paintings by American Artists, Toledo Museum of Art, 23 June - August, 1918, no. 180.
1919
34th Annual Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture. John Herron Art Institute, Indianapolis, 19 January - 2 March 1919, no. 117.
1919
First annual Exhibition of Contemporary International Art, Dallas Art Association, 18 - 27 November 1919.
1920
Exhibition of Paintings by Honorable Members, Boston Art Club, 20 December 1920 - 7 January 1921, no. 6.
1920
Second Annual Exhibition of the New Society of Artists, Gimpel and Wildenstein Galleries, New York, 8-27 November 1920, no. 50.
1921
16th Annual Exhibition of Paintings by American Artists, City Art Museum, St. Louis, 15 September - 25 October 1921, no. 35.
1921
28th Annual Exhibition of American Art, Cincinnati Art Museum, 28 May - 31 July 1921, no. 34.
1921
Eighth Exhibition of Oil Paintings by Contemporary American Artists, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 18 December 1921 - 22 January 1922.
1921
Ninety-Sixth Annual Exhibition, National Academy of Design, New York, 5 March - 3 April 1921, no. 62.
1924
Special Exhibition of Paintings by Frederick Carl Frieseke, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 4 - 30 March 1924, no. 18.
1939
Retrospective Exhibition of Paintings by Frederick C. Frieseke, N.A., Grand Central Art Galleries, New York, 21 March - 5 April 1939, no. 10.
1949
De Gustibus: An Exhibition of American Paintings Illustrating a Century of Taste and Criticism, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 9 January - 20 February 1949, no. 44.
1982
Impressionnistes Américains, Musée du Petit Palais, Paris; Staatliche Museen zu Berlin; Museum Moderner Kunst, Vienna; Art Museum of the Socialist Republic of Romania, Bucharest; National Art Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria; 1982-1983, no. 23.
1998
The 45th Biennial: The Corcoran Collects, 1907-1998, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 1998, no checklist.
1999
American Impressionism: Selections from the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Strathmore Hall Arts Center, Bethesda, Maryland, 1999, unnumbered checklist.
2001
Frederick Frieseke: An American Impressionist, Telfair Museum of Art, Savannah; Dixon Gallery and Gardens, Memphis; San Diego Museum of Art; Terra Museum of American Art, Chicago, 2001-2002, no checklist.
2002
The Gilded Cage: Views of American Women, 1873-1921, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 2002, unpublished checklist.
2003
The Impressionist Tradition in America, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 2003, unpublished checklist.
2004
Figuratively Speaking: The Human Form in American Art, 1770-1850, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 2004-2005, unpublished checklist.
2005
Encouraging American Genius: Master Paintings from the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY; Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte; John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, 2005-2007, checklist no. 75 (shown only in Houston, Southampton, and Charlotte).
2008
The American Evolution: A History through Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 2008, unpublished checklist.
2013
American Journeys: Visions of Place, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 21 September 2013-28 September 2014, unpublished checklist.
Bibliography
2011
Napolitano, Laura Groves. "Frederick Carl Frieseke, Peace." In Corcoran Gallery of Art: American Paintings to 1945. Edited by Sarah Cash. Washington, 2011: 218-219, 279, repro.