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Athens

Artist:
William Grosvener Congdon (American, 1912–1998)
Date:
1953
Medium:
Oil on Masonite
Dimensions:
39 1/8 x 56 13/16 in. (99.4 x 144.3 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Arthur Hoppock Hearn Fund, 1954
Accession Number:
54.120
Not on view
the artist (1953–54; sold through the Betty Parsons Gallery, New York to MMA)

Providence. Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design. "William Congdon," September 16–October 10, 1965.

New York. Bill Bace Gallery. "William Congdon," April 9–May 4, 1991.

Providence. Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design. "William G. Congdon: My Life Has Been a Painting," November 16, 2001–January 27, 2002.

New Haven. Knights of Columbus Museum. "The Sabbath of History: William Congdon," February 22–September 16, 2012, no. 19 (as "Athens No. 1 [Acropolis]").

Peter Selz, Fred Licht, and Rodolfo Balzorotti. William Congdon. Washington, D. C., 1995, colorpl. 23.



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