Charles Demuth (American, Lancaster, Pennsylvania 1883–1935 Lancaster, Pennsylvania)
Watercolor on paper
14 x 10 in. (35.6 x 25.4 cm)
Alfred Stieglitz Collection, 1949
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and dated (lower left): C. Demuth. 1915
the artist (from 1915; to Stieglitz); Alfred Stieglitz, New York (by 1935–d. 1946; his estate, 1946–49; gift to MMA)
Museum of Modern Art, New York. "Charles Demuth," March 7–June 11, 1950, no. 23.
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Two Hundred Years of Watercolor Painting in America: An Exhibition Commemorating the Centennial of the American Watercolor Society," December 8, 1966–January 29, 1967, no. 194.
New York. Whitney Museum of American Art. "Reflections of Nature: Flowers in American Art," March 1–May 20, 1984, no. 123.
New York. Whitney Museum of American Art. "Charles Demuth," October 15, 1987–January 17,1988, not in catalogue.
Roslyn Harbor, N. Y. Nassau County Museum of Art. "An Ode to Gardens and Flowers," May 10–August 9, 1992, unnumbered cat. (p. 40).
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Charles Demuth," May 9–August 31, 2003, no catalogue.
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Stieglitz and His Artists: Matisse to O'Keeffe," October 13, 2011–January 2, 2012, no. 46.
Emily Farnham. "Charles Demuth: His Life, Psychology, and Works." PhD diss., Ohio State University, Columbus, 1959, vol. 2, pp. xii, 466, 776, no. 143, fig. 17.
Albert Ten Eyck Gardner. History of Water Color Painting in America. New York, 1966, p. 123, pl. 108.
Alvord L. Eiseman. "A Study of the Development of an Artist: Charles Demuth." PhD diss., New York University, School of Education, 1974, pp. 223, 225, fig. 125.
Lisa Mintz Messinger inStieglitz 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. 92, 255, no. 46, ill. (color).
Artist: Charles Demuth (American, Lancaster, Pennsylvania 1883–1935 Lancaster, Pennsylvania)Date: 1917Medium: Watercolor, graphite, and cut-and-pasted paper on paperAccession: 49.70.55On view in:Not on view