Manierre Dawson (1887-1969)
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Manierre Dawson (1887-1969)

Trees on Red Rocks

Manierre Dawson (1887-1969)
Trees on Red Rocks
signed and dated 'Dawson '18' (lower right)
oil on board
17 ¼ x 14 ¼ in. (43.8 x 36.2 cm.)
Painted in 1918.
The artist.
Estate of the above.
Atrium Arts, Wilmette, Illinois.
Robert Schoelkopf Gallery, New York.
Acquired by the late owner from the above, 1983.
"Recent Notable Exhibitions," The Art Bulletin, no. 24, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, February 1923, pp. 2-3.
R.J. Ploog, et al., Manierre Dawson (1887-1969): A Catalogue Raisonné, Jacksonville, Florida, 2011, p. 245, no. 1918.03, illustrated.
Chicago, Illinois, Museum of Contemporary Art; Bloomington, Indiana, Indiana University Art Museum; College Park, Maryland, University of Maryland, Maryland Art Gallery, Manierre Dawson (1887-1969): A Retrospective Exhibition of Painting, November 13, 1976-May 1, 1977.
New York, Richard York Gallery, The Natural Image: Plant Forms in American Modernism, November 6-December 4, 1982, no. 6.
St. Louis, Missouri, St. Louis Art Museum; Honolulu, Hawaii, Honolulu Academy of Arts; Boston, Massachusetts, Museum of Fine Arts, The Ebsworth Collection: American Modernism, 1911-1947, November 20, 1987-June 5, 1988, pp. 74-75, 201, no. 15, illustrated (as Blue Trees on Red Rocks).
Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art; Seattle, Washington, Seattle Art Museum, Twentieth-Century American Art: The Ebsworth Collection, March 5-November 12, 2000, pp. 78-79, 280, no. 12, illustrated (as Blue Trees on Red Rocks).
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