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lower left: Lamar Dodd / 1944

Provenance

Anonymous gift 1971 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1944
Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Paintings, John Herron Art Institute, Indianapolis, March-April 1944, no. 16.
1944
Painting in the United States, 1944, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, October-December 1944, no. 50, repro.
1945
Grand Central Art Galleries, New York, 1945.
1945
Loan for display with permanent exhibition, Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia, Athens, 1945-1970 [except for periods of loan to special exhibitions].
1950
[Lamar Dodd exhibition], travelling exh., 1950-1951.
1970
Lamar Dodd: A Retrospective Exhibition, High Museum of Art, Atlanta; Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia, Athens, 1970-1971, no. 22, repro.
1972
Extended loan for use by The Supreme Court of the United States, Washington, D.C., 1972-1973.
1973
Extended loan for use by the Speaker of the House, U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C., 1973-1976.
1977
Extended loan for use by Secretary Patricia Roberts Harris, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, D.C., 1977-1979.
1989
Extended loan for use by Secretary Clayton Yeutter, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Washington, D.C., 1989-1991.
1996
A Shared Vision: The Life and Art of Lamar Dodd, Lamar Dodd Art Center, LaGrange, Georgia, 1996, no 57.
1998
American Light: Selections from the National Gallery of Art, Art Museum of Western Virginia, Roanoke, 1998, no cat.
Bibliography
1980
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1980: 143, repro.
1992
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 159, repro.
1992
Vigtel, Gudmund. 100 Years of Painting in Georgia. Atlanta, 1992: 40, repro. 41.