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Hugh Henry Breckenridge (1870-1937)
Hugh Henry Breckenridge (1870-1937)
Hugh Henry Breckenridge (1870-1937)
Hugh Henry Breckenridge (1870-1937)
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Hugh Henry Breckenridge (1870-1937)

The Open Garden

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Hugh Henry Breckenridge (1870-1937)
The Open Garden
signed 'Hugh H. Breckenridge' (lower left)
oil on canvas
24 ¾ x 29 ¾ in. (62.9 x 75.6 cm.)
Painted in 1906
Provenance
Estate of the artist.
Valley House Gallery, Dallas (acquired from the above, circa 1966-1967).
Acquired from the above by the late owner, circa 1970.
Literature
Artist's Log Book (illustrated).
Cincinnati Museum Association, Twenty-Ninth Annual Report, Cincinnati, 1909, p. 49.
D. and M. Vogel, The Paintings of Hugh H. Breckenridge, Dallas, 1967, p. 31, no. 1 (illustrated).
G.L. Carr, "Hugh Henry Breckenridge: A Philadelphia Modernist" in American Art Review, May 1978, pp. 92-93 and 96 (illustrated).
B.A.B. Wolanin, Arthur B. Carles, 1882-1952: Philadelphia Modernist, Ph.D. diss., University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1981, pp. xvi, 26 and 284 (illustrated, figs. 1-6).
P.H. Falk and A.A. Bien, The Biennale Exhibition Record of the Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1907-1967, Madison, 1991, p. 79.
P.H. Falk, Record of the Carnegie Institute's International Exhibitions, 1896-1996, Madison, 1998, p. 10.
Exhibited
Philadelphia Art Club, December 1906.
Washington, D.C., Corcoran Gallery of Art, First Annual Exhibition, Oil Paintings by Contemporary American Artists, February-March 1907, no. 242.
New York, Fisher, Adler and Schwartz Gallery, Exhibition of Paintings by Hugh H. Breckenridge, November 1907, no. 29.
Worcester Art Museum, Exhibition of Paintings by Hugh H. Breckenridge, December 1907, no. 29.
Buffalo Fine Arts Academy, Albright Art Gallery; St. Louis School and Museum of Fine Arts and Indianapolis, John Heron Art Institute, A Collection of Pictures by Hugh H. Breckenridge, January-May 1908, no. 29.
The Art Institute of Chicago, Twenty-First Annual Exhibition of Oil Paintings and Sculpture by American Artists, October-November 1908, p. 14, no. 34.
Cincinnati Museum of Art, Sixteenth Annual Exhibition of American Art, May-July 1909, p. 12, no. 64.
Pittsburgh, Carnegie Institute, Fourteenth Annual Exhibition, May-June 1910, no. 31.
New York, Rochester Art Club, October 1911.
Philadelphia Art Club, April 1912.
Boston, St. Botoph Club, November-December 1912.
New Orleans Art Association, February 1913.
San Francisco, Panama-Pacific International Exposition, Department of Fine Arts, February-December 1915, p. 13, no. 1234.
San Diego, Trask Exhibition, August 1915.
San Francisco, Panama-Pacific International Exposition, Department of Fine Arts: Post-Exposition Exhibition, January-May 1916, p. 66, no. 6576.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Annual Exhibition of the Fellowship of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, February-March 1917, p. 12, no. 74.
Baltimore, Maryland Institute of Art, Lucas Gallery, December 1919.
Philadelphia, April 1922.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Exhibition of Paintings by Hugh H. Breckenridge, March-April 1934, no. 31.
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