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lower right: Mangravite / 1930

Provenance

(Frank K. M. Rehn, New York); sold December 1932 to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; acquired 2016 by the National Gallery of Art.

Exhibition History
1931
Forty-fourth Annual Exhibition of American Paintings and Sculpture, Arts Institute of Chicago, 1931.
1931
Recent Paintings by Peppino Mangravite, Dudensing Galleries, New York, 14 February - 8 March 1931, no. 1, repro.
1932
Thirteenth Exhibition of Contemporary American Oil Paintings, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 4 December 1932 - 15 January 1933.
1933
A Century of Progress Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture Lent from American Collections, Art Institute, Chicago, 1 June - 1 November 1933, no. 596.
1934
Toledo Museum of Art, Ohio, 1934.
1939
Half a Century of American Art, Art Institute of Chicago, 16 November 1939 - 7 January 1940, no. 108, repro.
1958
Paintings by Peppino Mangravite, Casa Italiana, Columbia University, New York, 9-22 October 1958, no. 4.
1958
Playhouse Gallery, Sharon, Connecticut, 26 July - 8 August 1958, no. 3.
1985
Henri's Circle, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 20 April - 16 June 1985, unnumbered checklist.
1998
The Forty-Fifth Biennial: The Corcoran Collects, 1907–1998, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 17 July - 29 September 1998, unnumbered catalogue.
Bibliography
1931
Creative Art 9, 1 (July 1931): 68, repro., as Figure Group.
1931
The Arts 17, 5 (February 1931): 352, repro., as Mother and Daughter.
1932
Arts Weekly 1, 1 (11 March 1932): 18, repro.
1933
Wilson, Vylla Poe. "Capital Art and Artists." The Washington Post (1 January 1933): 3.
1939
Lewis, Elisabeth Ray. "Museum Treasure of the Week: The Corcoran Gallery Collection in Review: 'Contemporary Artists.'" The Washington Post (17 September 1939): A:5.
1973
Phillips, Dorothy W. A Catalogue of the Collection of American Paintings in the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Vol. 2: Painters born from 1850 to 1910. Washington, 1973: 150, repro.
2011
Cash, Sarah, ed. Corcoran Gallery of Art: American Paintings to 1945. Washington, 2011: 307, repro.