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Children in the Tree

Artist:
Peter Blume (American (born Russia) 1906–1992)
Date:
1961
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
20 1/8 x 34 1/4 in. (51.1 x 87 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Hugo Kastor Fund, 1962
Accession Number:
62.58
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and dated (lower left): 1961 / PETER BLUME
the artist, Sherman, Conn. (1961–62; sold through the Durlacher Gallery, New York to MMA)

New York. American Federation of Arts Gallery. "The Educational Alliance Art School Retrospective Art Exhibit," April 29–May 18, 1963, unnumbered cat.

Manchester, N.H. The Currier Gallery of Art. "Peter Blume in Retrospect 1925 to 1964: Paintings & Drawings," April 18–May 31, 1964, no. 27.

Hartford. Wadsworth Atheneum. "Peter Blume in Retrospect 1925 to 1964: Paintings & Drawings," July 9–August 16, 1964, no. 27.

Mason City, Iowa. Charles H. MacNider Museum. "A Look at American Landscapes," January 9–February 19, 1966, unnum. cat.

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago. "Peter Blume: A Retrospective Exhibition," January 10–February 29, 1976, unnum. checklist.

This work was executed in Sarasota, Florida.
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