Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Fleeting Time Thou Hast Left Me Old

Artist:
Ivan Albright (American, North Harvey, Illinois 1897–1983 Woodstock, Vermont)
Date:
1928–29
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30 1/4 x 20 1/4 in. (76.8 x 51.4 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
George A. Hearn Fund, 1950
Accession Number:
50.95
Not on view
Inscription: Signed (lower left): Ivan Le Lorraine Albright
the artist, Chicago (until 1950; sold to MMA)

Los Angeles. Pan Pacific Auditorium. "National Construction Industries Home Show Exposition," June 14–24, 1951, no catalogue.

Hempstead, N. Y. Hofstra College. "Metropolitan Museum Masterpieces," June 26–September 1, 1952, brochure no. 43.

Seattle Art Museum. "Contemporary American Painting and Sculpture," February 4–April 5, 1953, unnum. brochure (as "Fleeting Time, Thou Hast Made Me Old").

Lincoln. University of Nebraska. "From Realism to Reality in Recent American Painting," October 17–November 16, 1958, unnumbered cat. (p. 73).

Oklahoma City. Oklahoma Art Center. November 21, 1958–January 15, 1959.

Art Institute of Chicago. "Ivan Albright: A Retrospective Exhibition," October 30–December 27, 1964, no. 9 (lists model as Mr. McCain).

New York. Whitney Museum of American Art. "Ivan Albright: A Retrospective Exhibition," February 3–March 21, 1965, no. 9.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Three Centuries of American Painting," April 9–October 17, 1965, unnum. checklist.

The Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego. "Twentieth Century American Art," February 23–March 24, 1968 (added to errata list of exhibition cat.).

New York. American Academy of Arts and Letters. May 28–June 23, 1968.

Binghamton, N.Y. Roberson Center for the Arts and Sciences. "Time, Nature, and the Arts," January 14–March 4, 1973.

New York Cultural Center. "Grand Reserves: An Exhibition of 235 Objects from the Reserves of Fifteen New York Museum and Public Collections," October 24–December 8, 1974, no. 149.

New York. Whitney Museum of American Art, Downtown Gallery. "An American Dreamworld: Romantic Realism 1930–1955," January 30–March 5, 1975.

Philadelphia. Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. "In This Academy: The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 1805–1976," April 22–December 31, 1976, no. 269.

Haags Gemeentemuseum, The Hague. November 19, 1977–January 31, 1978.

Kunsthaus Zürich. February–March 1978.

Haus der Kunst München. March–April 1978.

Art Institute of Chicago. "Ivan Albright," February 20–May 11, 1997, no. 14.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Ivan Albright: Magic Realist," June 10–September 7, 1997, no. 14.

Virgil Barker. From Realism to Reality in Recent American Painting. Lincoln, Neb., 1959, p. 76, ill. p. 73.

Carolyn Diskant in In This Academy: The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 1805–1976. Exh. cat., Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. [Philadelphia], 1976, pp. 224, 307, no. 269.

William S. Lieberman. 20th Century Art: Selections from the Collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Vol. 1, Painting: 1905–1945. New York, 1986, pp. 46–47, 63, ill. (color, overall and detail), dates it 1929–30.



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