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lower right in watercolor: Marin 47; verso center in graphite: 20 / Fleet Isle / No 1

Provenance

Duncan Phillips, Washington, DC; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1957; acquired 2014 by the National Gallery of Art

Exhibition History
1962
John Marin, Amerika Haus (America House), Berlin, Germany; Amerika Haus (America House), Hamburg, Germany, 1962, no. 60
1962
John Marin in Retrospect, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC; Currier Gallery of Art, Manchester, New Hampshire, 1962, no. 82
1963
Progress of An American Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1963
1977
Changing Prospects: Views of America on Paper from the Corcoran Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC (Tour of Canada), 1977-1979
1979
American Places, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1979-1980
1982
Modernist Watercolors, Prints and Drawings, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1982, no. 24
1983
American Master Drawings from the Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1983
1986
American Masters: Works on Paper from the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC; Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, 1986-1988, pp. 82-83, no. 49, repro
2007
Impressionism, Realism, Modernism: Works on Paper from the American Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 2007
2011
John Marin: Modernism at Midcentury, Portland Museum of Art, Maine; Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas; Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts, 2011-2012, no. 18, repro
Bibliography
1970
Reich, Sheldon. John Marin: A Stylistic Analysis and Catalogue Raisonné. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1970, p. 752, no. 47.10
1983
Simmons, Linda Crocker and with the assistance of Adrianne J. Humphrey, et al. American Drawings, Watercolors, Pastels, and Collages in the Collection of the Corcoran Gallery of Art. Washington, DC: Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1983: p. 153, no. 1028.
1990
Fine, Ruth E. John Marin. Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1990, p. 240, pl. 233.
2010
Tedeschi, Martha, et al. John Marin's Watercolors: A Medium for Modernism. Illinois: Art Institute of Chicago, 2010, p. 24-25, fig. 9.