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lower left: Guy Pène du Bois / 22

Provenance

The artist; (Kraushaar Galleries, New York); sold 26 February 1923 to Chester Dale [1888-1962], New York; bequest 1963 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1922
A Collection of Paintings by Modern Masters of American and European Art, C.W. Kraushaar Art Galleries, New York, 1922, no. 12.
1922
Paintings by Guy Pène du Bois, C.W. Kraushaar Art Galleries, New York, April 1922, no. 5.
1938
Paintings by Guy Pène du Bois from 1908 to 1938, C.W. Kraushaar Art Galleries, New York, 1938, no. 15.
1965
The Chester Dale Bequest, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1965, unnumbered checklist.
Bibliography
1922
Pène du Bois, Guy. "Guy Pène du Bois." International Studio 75 (June 1922): 245, repro.
1925
Ely, Catherine Beach. The Modern Tendency in American Painting. New York, 1925: 75, repro.
1931
Cortissoz, Royal. Guy Pène du Bois. New York, 1931: 42, repro.
1932
Jewell, Edward Alden. "My Choice of Contemporary American Painting." Studio 107 (March 1932): 118, repro.
1940
Pène du Bois, Guy. Artists Say the Silliest Things. New York, 1940: 273, repro.
1965
Paintings other than French in the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 55, repro.
1970
American Paintings and Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1970: 50, repro.
1980
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1980: 145, repro.
1981
Williams, William James. A Heritage of American Paintings from the National Gallery of Art. New York, 1981: 214, repro. 215.
1992
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 258, repro.
2004
Fahlman, Betsy. Guy Pène du Bois: Painter of Modern Life. New York, 2004: 23-24.
2012
Brock, Charles. “George Bellows: An Unfinished Life.” In George Bellows, edited by Charles Brock. Exh. cat. Royal Academy of Arts, London; National Gallery of Art, Washington; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2012-2013. Munich, 2012: 24-25, color fig. 15.