Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Celebration

Artist:
Thornton Dial (American, Emelle, Alabama 1928–2016 McCalla, Alabama)
Date:
2004
Medium:
Graphite, pastel, watercolor, and gouache on paper
Dimensions:
29 × 41 in. (73.7 × 104.1 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Souls Grown Deep Foundation from the William S. Arnett Collection, 2014
Accession Number:
2014.548.24
Rights and Reproduction:
© Thornton Dial
Not on view
Inscription: Signed (lower right): TD
William S. Arnett, Atlanta (2004–5; his gift in 2005 to Tinwood Alliance); Tinwood Alliance, Atlanta (2005–10; transfer in 2010 to Souls Grown Deep); Souls Grown Deep Foundation, Atlanta (2010–14; their gift to MMA)

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. "Thornton Dial in the 21st Century," September 25, 2005–January 8, 2006, unnumbered cat. (p. 167).

Indianapolis Museum of Art. "Hard Truths: The Art of Thornton Dial," February 25–May 15, 2011, no. 61 (lent by the Souls Grown Deep Foundation).

New Orleans Museum of Art. "Hard Truths: The Art of Thornton Dial," February 26–May 20, 2012, no. 61.

Charlotte, N. C. Mint Museum. "Hard Truths: The Art of Thornton Dial," July 2–September 30, 2012, no. 61.

Atlanta. High Museum of Art. "Hard Truths: The Art of Thornton Dial," March 23–June 16, 2013, no. 61.

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