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Sunrise on South Main Street

Artist:
Fairfield Porter (American, Winnetka, Illinois 1907–1975 Southampton, New York)
Date:
1973
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
43 x 55 in. (109.2 x 139.7 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Hugo Kastor Fund, 1976
Accession Number:
1976.22
Rights and Reproduction:
© 2017 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 914
Inscription: Signed and dated (on reverse): Fairfield Porter, 1973
Mr. and Mrs. Fairfield Porter, Southampton, N. Y. (1973–76; sold through Hirschl and Adler Galleries, New York to MMA)

Huntington, N. Y. Heckscher Museum of Art. "Fairfield Porter Retrospective Exhibition," December 15, 1974–January 26, 1975, no. 37 (lent by Mr. and Mrs. Fairfield Porter).

Flushing, N. Y. Queens Museum of Art. "Fairfield Porter Retrospective Exhibition," February 7–March 9, 1975, no. 37.

Montclair, N. J. Montclair Art Museum. "Fairfield Porter Retrospective Exhibition," March 23–April 27, 1975, no. 37.

Albany. New York State Senate. "Twelve Americans from the Metropolitan Museum of Art," May 5–June 20, 1980, unnumbered cat. (p. 23).

Southampton, N. Y. Parrish Art Museum. "Fairfield Porter: An American Painter," June 27–September 12, 1993, no. 59.

Mead Art Museum, Amherst College. "Fairfield Porter: An American Painter," October 29–December 24, 1993, no. 59.

Snite Museum of Art, University of Notre Dame. "Fairfield Porter: An American Painter," January 20–March 20, 1994, no. 59.

Buffalo. Albright-Knox Art Gallery. "Fairfield Porter: An American Painter," May 14–July 3, 1994, no. 59.

Waterville, Me. Colby College Museum of Art. "Fairfield Porter: An American Painter," July 20–September 21, 1994, no. 59.

Stony Brook. The Long Island Museum of American Art, History & Carriages. "Long Island: Morning, Noon & Night," July 21–September 16, 2001.

Henry Geldzahler. Twelve Americans from the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exh. cat., New York State Senate, Albany. New York, 1980, pp. 22–23, ill.

Joan Ludman. Fairfield Porter: A Catalogue Raisonné of the Paintings, Watercolors, and Pastels. New York, 2001, p. 298, no. L872, ill.



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