Exhibitions/ Art Object

Mountain Forms, Hoosac Mountains, Massachusetts

Artist:
John Marin (American, Rutherford, New Jersey 1870–1953 Cape Split, Maine)
Date:
1918
Medium:
Watercolor and charcoal on paper
Dimensions:
16 3/8 x 19 1/2 in. (41.6 x 49.5 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Alfred Stieglitz Collection, 1949
Accession Number:
49.70.118
Rights and Reproduction:
© 2017 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and dated (lower left, in watercolor and graphite, overlapping): Marin 18
the artist (to Stieglitz); Alfred Stieglitz, New York (possibly 1918–d. 1946; his estate, 1946–49; gift to MMA)

Los Angeles. Museum of History, Science, and Art. "Exhibition of Paintings by American Modernists," February 1–29, 1920, no. 35 (as "Mountain Forms") [possibly this work].

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Paintings and Watercolors by John Marin," February 3–March 19, 1981, no catalogue.

Pittsfield, Mass. Berkshire Museum. "John Marin's Berkshire Landscapes," June 9–August 4, 1985, unnumbered cat.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "John Marin Watercolors," March 26–August 26, 2012, no catalogue.

Sheldon Reich. John Marin: A Stylistic Analysis and Catalogue Raisonné. Tucson, 1970, vol. 2, p. 465, fig. 18.69.

Jessica Murphy in Stieglitz and His Artists: Matisse to O'Keeffe. The Alfred Stieglitz Collection in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Ed. Lisa Mintz Messinger. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 2011, pp. 170, 269, no. 130, ill. (color).



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