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The Room

Artist:
Joseph Hirsch (American, 1910–1981)
Date:
1958
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
49 3/4 x 62 3/4 in. (126.4 x 159.4 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Hugo Kastor Fund, 1958
Accession Number:
58.158
Not on view
Inscription: Signed (lower right): Joseph Hirsch
the artist, New York (1958; sold through the ACA Gallery, New York to MMA)

New York. ACA Gallery. "Joseph Hirsch," November 10–29, 1958, no catalogue.

Philadelphia Art Alliance. "Joseph Hirsch," October 3–30, 1966.

Athens. Georgia Museum of Art, the University of Georgia. "Joseph Hirsch," March 20–May 3, 1970, no. 12.

New Brunswick, N. J. University Art Gallery, Rutgers. "Realism and Realities: The Other Side of American Painting, 1940–1960," January 17–March 26, 1982, no. 71.

Montgomery, Ala. Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts. "Realism and Realities: The Other Side of American Painting, 1940–1960," April 15–June 13, 1982, no. 71.

College Park. Art Gallery, University of Maryland. "Realism and Realities: The Other Side of American Painting, 1940–1960," September 7–October 18, 1982, no. 71.

Washington, D.C. Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution. "Dreams and Nightmares: Utopian Visions in Modern Art," December 8, 1983–February 12, 1984, no. 107.

B. D. H. "Joseph Hirsch." Arts 33 (November 1958), p. 62.

Valerie J. Fletcher. Dreams and Nightmares: Utopian Visions in Modern Art. Exh. cat., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution. Washington, D. C., 1983, pp. 155–56, 184, no. 107, ill.



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