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Mills and Footbridge, Meaux

Artist:
John Marin (American, Rutherford, New Jersey 1870–1953 Cape Split, Maine)
Date:
1908
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on paper
Dimensions:
11 1/8 x 14 5/8 in. (28.3 x 37.1 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Alfred Stieglitz Collection, 1949
Accession Number:
49.70.100
Rights and Reproduction:
© 2017 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and dated (lower left, in watercolor): Marin 08; inscribed (along left side, vertically): The Marne at/ Meaux
the artist (from 1908; to Stieglitz); Alfred Stieglitz, New York (probably 1909–d. 1946; his estate, 1946–49; gift to MMA)

New York. 291. "Exhibition of Sketches in Oil by Alfred Maurer of Paris and New York; and Watercolors by John Marin of Paris and New York," March 30–April 19, 1909, no catalogue (checklist no. 1).

Museum of Modern Art, New York. "John Marin: Watercolors, Oil Paintings, Etchings," October 19–November 22, 1936, no. 3.

Rochester, N. Y. George Eastman House. "Photo-Secession: Photography as a Fine Art," October 15, 1960–January 15, 1961, not in catalogue.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Paintings and Watercolors by John Marin," February 3–March 19, 1981, no catalogue.

Queens Museum of Art. "The New Society of American Artists in Paris (1908–1912)," February 1–April 16, 1986, no. 39.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Stieglitz and His Artists: Matisse to O'Keeffe," October 13, 2011–January 2, 2012, no. 112.

Sheldon Reich. John Marin: A Stylistic Analysis and Catalogue Raisonné. Tucson, 1970, vol. 2, p. 331, fig. 08.11.

Jessica Murphy in Stieglitz and His Artists: Matisse to O'Keeffe. The Alfred Stieglitz Collection in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Ed. Lisa Mintz Messinger. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 2011, pp. 161, 266, no. 112, ill. (color).



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