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Dandelion Seed Balls and Trees

Artist:
Charles Burchfield (American, Ashtabula Harbor, Ohio 1893–1967 West Seneca, New York)
Date:
1917
Medium:
Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on paper
Dimensions:
22 1/4 x 18 1/4 in. (56.5 x 46.4 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Arthur Hoppock Hearn Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.47.2
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and dated (lower right): Chas Burchfield–1917
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New York. Whitney Museum of American Art. "Charles Burchfield," January 11–February 26, 1956, no. 13.

Baltimore Museum of Art. "Charles Burchfield," March 14–April 22, 1956, no. 13.

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. "Charles Burchfield," May 9–June 17, 1956, no. 13.

San Francisco Museum of Art. "Charles Burchfield," July 11–August 19, 1956, no. 13.

Los Angeles County Museum of Art. "Charles Burchfield," September 5–October 14, 1956, no. 13.

Washington, D. C. Phillips Gallery. "Charles Burchfield," November 4–December 11, 1956, no. 13.

Cleveland Museum of Art. "Charles Burchfield," January 3–February 10, 1957, no. 13.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "American Paintings, Drawings and Watercolors from the Museum's Collections," October 1–December 7, 1969.

Minneapolis Institute of Arts. "American Master Drawings and Watercolors: A History of Works on Paper from Colonial Times to the Present," September 2–October 24, 1976, unnumbered cat. (fig. 290; as "Dandelions Seed Balls and Trees").

New York. Whitney Museum of American Art. "American Master Drawings and Watercolors: A History of Works on Paper from Colonial Times to the Present," November 23, 1976–January 23, 1977, unnumbered cat.

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. "American Master Drawings and Watercolors: A History of Works on Paper from Colonial Times to the Present," February 20–April 17, 1977, unnumbered cat.

Utica, N.Y. Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute Museum of Art. "The Art Triangle: Artist, Dealer, Collector," March 18–April 30, 1989, no. 10.

Buffalo, N.Y. Burchfield Art Center, Rockwell Hall, State University College at Buffalo. "The Art Triangle: Artist, Dealer, Collector," May 13–June 25, 1989, no. 10.

Clinton, N. Y. Emerson Gallery, Hamilton College. "Extending the Golden Year: Charles Burchfield Centennial," March 6–April 25, 1993, no. 32.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Charles Burchfield from the Collection," October 27, 1998–February 28, 1999, no catalogue.

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Los Angeles. Hammer Museum. "Heat Waves in a Swamp: The Paintings of Charles Burchfield," October 4, 2009–January 10, 2010.

New York. Whitney Museum of American Art. "Heat Waves in a Swamp: The Paintings of Charles Burchfield," June 24–October 17, 2010.

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