Oil on canvas
74 by 48 3/8 in. 188 by 122.9 cm.
Nuremberg, Fränkische Galerie am Marientor Nuremberg; Cologne, Kölnischer Kunstverein; and Berlin, Kongreßhalle, Hans Hofmann, April 1962 - January 1963, n.p., no. 92 (text) Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum; and Turin, Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna, Hans Hofmann, January - October 1965, n.p., no. 19, illustrated (Amsterdam and Bonn), n.p., no. 20, illustrated (Turin) New York, André Emmerich Gallery, Hans Hofmann: Ten Major Works, January 1969, n.p., no. 8, illustrated in color Syracuse, Everson Museum of Art, Hans Hofmann, February - April 1969 Washington, D.C., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden; and Houston, The Museum of Fine Arts, Hans Hofmann: A Retrospective Exhibition, October 1976 - April 1977, p. 34, no. 54, illustrated in color, p. 91, illustrated, and illustrated in color on the front cover New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Hans Hofmann, June - September 1990, p. 142, no. 101, illustrated in color
"Home: Scene-Changing," New York Times Magazine, October 18, 1970, p. 87, illustrated in color Douglas Davis, "Tale of Hofmann", Newsweek 18 November 1, 1976, p. 78 (text), p. 79, illustrated Paul Richard, "Hans Hofmann: a Master in His Own Time," Washington Post, October 14, 1976, p. C3, illustrated in color Mimi Crossley, "50 Pounds of Pigment," Houston Post, February 26, 1977, illustrated Gwen Kinkead, "The Spectacular Fall and Rise of Hans Hofmann," ARTnews, Summer 1980, p. 95 (text) Cynthia Goodman, Hans Hofmann, Berkeley, 1986, p. 95 (text) Peter Schjeldahl, "All Middle," Village Voice, July 24, 1990, p. 98, illustrated James Yohe, ed., Hans Hofmann, New York, 2002, p. 246, illustrated in color Suzi Villiger, ed., Hans Hofmann Catalogue Raisonné of Paintings, Volume III: Catalogue Entries P847-PW89 (1952-1965), Surrey, 2014, p. 323, no. P1350, illustrated in color
Estate of the artist (no. M-0035) André Emmerich Gallery, New York (acquired from the above in 1969) Sidney Kahn, New York (acquired from the above in 1969) André Emmerich Gallery, New York (acquired from the above in 1972-73) Stephen Mazoh & Co., New York (acquired from the above in 1973) Mr. and Mrs. Gardner Cowles, New York (acquired from the above in 1973) Thence by descent to the present owner
Signed and dated '61; signed, titled, dated 1960, and inscribed Cat #1083 on the reverse
Property from a Distinguished American Collection
1880 - 1966