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Hasidic Dance

Artist:
Max Weber (American (born Russia), Bialystok 1881–1961 Great Neck, New York)
Date:
1940
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
32 1/4 x 40 in. (81.9 x 101.6 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Edith and Milton Lowenthal Collection, Bequest of Edith Abrahamson Lowenthal, 1991
Accession Number:
1992.24.6
Rights and Reproduction:
© Max Weber
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and dated (lower right): MAX WEBER 1940
[Paul Rosenberg, New York, until 1943; sold in 1943 to Lowenthal]; Edith and Milton Lowenthal, New York (1943–his d. 1987); Edith Lowenthal, New York (1987–d. 1991; her bequest to MMA)

New York. Museum of Modern Art. "New York Private Collections," July 20–September 12, 1948, unnumbered cat. (as "Chassidic Dance," lent by Mr. and Mrs. Milton Lowenthal).

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "American Art: The Edith and Milton Lowenthal Collection," October 10, 1996–January 12, 1997, unnumbered cat. (p. 15; published in MMA Bulletin 54, summer 1996).

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Max Weber from the Collection," March 9–June 13, 1999, no catalogue.

John I. H. Baur. Revolution and Tradition in Modern American Art. Cambridge, Mass., 1951, p. 43, fig. 42, as in the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Milton Lowenthal.

Lisa Mintz Messinger. "American Art: The Edith and Milton Lowenthal Collection." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 54 (Summer 1996), pp. 7, 15, 53, 55, ill. (color and bw).



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