Art/ Collection/ Art Object

The End of November: The Birds That Didn't Learn How to Fly

Artist:
Thornton Dial (American, Emelle, Alabama 1928–2016 McCalla, Alabama)
Date:
2007
Medium:
Quilt, wire, fabric, and enamel on canvas on wood
Dimensions:
72 × 72 in. (182.9 × 182.9 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of Souls Grown Deep Foundation from the William S. Arnett Collection, 2014
Accession Number:
2014.548.5
Rights and Reproduction:
© Thornton Dial
Not on view
William S. Arnett, Atlanta (2007–14; his gift in 2014 to Souls Grown Deep); Souls Grown Deep Foundation, Atlanta (2014; their gift to MMA)

Nashville. Frist Center for the Visual Arts. "Creation Story: Gee's Bend Quilts and the Art of Thornton Dial," May 25–September 3, 2012, no. 33 (Lent by the Souls Grown Deep Foundation).

Phillip March Jones in Creation Story: Gee's Bend Quilts and the Art of Thornton Dial. Ed. Mark Scala. Exh. cat., Frist Center for the Visual Arts. Nashville, 2012, p. 84, colorpl. 33.



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