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Ainlee

Artist:
James Brooks (American, 1906–1992)
Date:
1957
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
84 7/8 x 66 1/8 in. (215.6 x 168 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
George A. Hearn Fund, 1957
Accession Number:
57.48
Not on view
Inscription: Signed (lower left): J. Brooks
[Stable Gallery, New York, 1957; sold to MMA]

New York. Stable Gallery. "James Brooks," 1957.

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

Dallas Museum of Fine Arts. "James Brooks," May 10–June 25, 1972, no. 15.

New York. Sidney Mishkin Gallery, Baruch College. "Reclaiming Artists of the New York School: Toward a More Inclusive View of the 1950s," March 18–April 22, 1994, unnumbered cat. (p. 12).

Mexico City. Centro Cultural Arte Contemporáneo. "Pintura Estadounidense Expresionismo Abstracto," October 11, 1996–January 12, 1997, unnumbered cat. (colorpl. 7).

Eugene Victor Thaw. "The Abstract Expressionists." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 44 (Winter 1986–87), p. 49, fig. 45 (color).



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