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End of the Hunt

Dale Nichols (American, David City, Nebraska 1904–1995 Sedona, Arizona)
Oil on canvas
30 1/4 x 40 in. (76.8 x 101.6 cm)
Credit Line:
Arthur Hoppock Hearn Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and dated (lower left): DALE NICHOLS 1934
the artist, Glenview, Ill. (1934–at least 1936); [Macbeth Gallery, New York, until 1938; sold to MMA]

Dallas Museum of Fine Arts. "Texas Centennial Exposition: Exhibition of Paintings, Sculptures, Graphic Arts," June 6–November 29, 1936, no. 22 (Contemporary American painting section; as "The End of the Hunt," lent by the artist).

New York. Macbeth Gallery. "Paintings by Dale Nichols," January 18–February 1, 1938, no. 1 (as "The End of the Hunt").

Minneapolis Institute of Arts. "American Paintings Since Sargent, Lent by The Metropolitan Museum of Art," October 4–31, 1940, brochure no. 29.

Berlin. Akademie der Künste. "Amerika: Traum und Depression 1920/40," November 9–December 28, 1980, no. 256.

Kunstverein Hamburg. "Amerika: Traum und Depression 1920/40," January 11–February 15, 1981, no. 256.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "American Landscape Painting," April–August 13, 1989, no catalogue.

Thomas C. Linn. "Galleries Ready at Metropolitan." New York Times (August 31, 1941), p. D2.

Grace Pagano. The Encyclopædia Britannica Collection of Contemporary American Painting. Ed. Grace Pagano. Chicago, 1946, unpaginated.

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