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Red Roses Sonata

Artist:
Alma Thomas (American, Columbus, Georgia 1891–1978 Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1972
Medium:
Acrylic on canvas
Dimensions:
60 × 54 in. (152.4 × 137.2 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of Longview Foundation, Inc., in memory of Audrey Stern Hess, 1976
Accession Number:
1976.94
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 923
Longview Foundation, Inc., New York (until 1976; their gift to MMA)

New York. Martha Jackson Gallery. "Alma W. Thomas: Paintings," October 10–November 3, 1973, unnumbered cat.

Los Angeles County Museum of Art. "Two Centuries of Black American Art," September 30–November 21, 1976, no. 91.

Atlanta. High Museum of Art. "Two Centuries of Black American Art," January 8–February 20, 1977, no. 91.

Museum of Fine Arts, Dallas. "Two Centuries of Black American Art," March 30–May 15, 1977, no. 91.

Brooklyn Museum. "Two Centuries of Black American Art," June 25–August 21, 1977, no. 91.

New York City Department of Parks and Recreation, The Arsenal. "Selected Works by Black Artists from the Collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art," February 7–March 30, 1979, no catalogue.

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