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Target Rock

Artist:
Arthur Dove (American, Canandaigua, New York 1880–1946 Huntington, New York)
Date:
1931
Medium:
Watercolor, charcoal and pastel on paper
Dimensions:
5 x 7 in. (12.7 x 17.8 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Alfred Stieglitz Collection, 1949
Accession Number:
49.70.78
Not on view
Inscription: Signed (lower center): dove; dated and inscribed (verso): Target Rock 1931
the artist (to Stieglitz); Alfred Stieglitz, New York (possibly 1931–d. 1946; his estate, 1946–49; gift to MMA)

Huntington, N. Y. Heckscher Museum. "Arthur Dove and Helen Torr: The Huntington Years," March 3–April 30, 1989, no. 19.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arthur Dove/Helen Torr: Land and Water," February 14–June 14, 1998, no catalogue.

Huntington, N. Y. Heckscher Museum of Art. "Long Island Moderns: Artists on the North Shore from Edward Steichen to Cindy Sherman," October 3, 2009–January 10, 2010, unnumbered cat. (p. 56).

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Stieglitz and His Artists: Matisse to O'Keeffe," October 13, 2011–January 2, 2012, no. 77.

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. 117, 260, no. 77, ill. (color).



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