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Lizzie at the Table

Artist:
Fairfield Porter (American, Winnetka, Illinois 1907–1975 Southampton, New York)
Date:
1958
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
36 1/2 x 45 1/2 in. (92.7 x 115.6 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Bequest of Arthur M. Bullowa, 1993
Accession Number:
1993.406.2
Rights and Reproduction:
© The Estate of Fairfield Porter / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 914
Inscription: Signed and dated (lower right): Fairfield Porter–58
[Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York]; Arthur M. Bullowa, New York (by 1981–d. 1993; his bequest to MMA)

Munich. Haus der Kunst. "Amerikanische Malerei 1930-1980," November 14, 1981–January 31, 1982, no. 134.

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. "Fairfield Porter (1907–1975): Realist Painter in an Age of Abstraction," January 12–March 13, 1983, no. 21.

Greenville, S. C. Greenville County Museum of Art. "Fairfield Porter (1907–1975): Realist Painter in an Age of Abstraction," April 13–June 19, 1983, no. 21.

Cleveland Museum of Art. "Fairfield Porter (1907–1975): Realist Painter in an Age of Abstraction," November 9–December 31, 1983, no. 21.

Pittsburgh. Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art. "Fairfield Porter (1907–1975): Realist Painter in an Age of Abstraction," February 18–April 22, 1984, no. 21.

New York. Whitney Museum of American Art. "Fairfield Porter (1907–1975): Realist Painter in an Age of Abstraction," May 31–August 19, 1984, no. 21.

Richmond, Va. Marsh Art Gallery. "Still Life: The Object in American Art, 1915–1995. Selections from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," January 3–February 28, 1997, no. 34.

Little Rock. Arkansas Arts Center. "Still Life: The Object in American Art, 1915–1995. Selections from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," March 28–May 23, 1997, no. 34.

Newport Beach, Calif. Newport Harbor Art Museum. "Still Life: The Object in American Art, 1915–1995. Selections from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," June 20–August 15, 1997, no. 34.

Tulsa, Okla. Philbrook Museum of Art. "Still Life: The Object in American Art, 1915–1995. Selections from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," September 12–November 7, 1997, no. 34.

Palm Beach, Fla. The Society of the Four Arts. "Still Life: The Object in American Art, 1915–1995. Selections from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," January 9–February 8, 1998, no. 34.

Salina, Kansas. Salina Art Center. "Still Life: The Object in American Art, 1915–1995. Selections from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," March 6–May 3, 1998, no. 34.

New York. Equitable Gallery. "Fairfield Porter: A Life in Art," March 16–May 27, 2000, no catalogue.

Seattle. Frye Art Museum. "Fairfield Porter: A Life in Art, 1907-1975," October 5, 2002–January 5, 2003.

Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts. "Fairfield Porter: A Life in Art, 1907-1975," February 1–April 20, 2003.

Portland, Me. Portland Museum of Art. "Fairfield Porter: A Life in Art, 1907-1975," June 14–September 7, 2003.

San Antonio. McNay Art Museum. "Fairfield Porter: A Life in Art, 1907-1975," October 6–December 31, 2003.

John Russell. "Fairfield Porter: Behind the Coziness, a Fierce Freedom." New York Times (January 23, 1983), ill. p. H29.

Glen MacLeod. "Fairfield Porter and Wallace Stevens: Kindred Spirits of American Art." Archives of American Art Journal 24, no. 1 (1984), p. 2, fig. 2.

Glen MacLeod. Painting in Poetry, Poetry in Painting: Wallace Stevens and Modern Art. Exh. cat., Sidney Mishkin Gallery, Baruch College. New York, 1995, p. 22.

Sabine Rewald in Still Life: The Object in American Art, 1915-1995. Selections from The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exh. cat., Marsh Art Gallery, Richmond, Va. New York, 1996, pp. 96-97, 170, no. 34, ill. (color).

Justin Spring. Fairfield Porter: A Life in Art. New Haven, 2000, pp. 238–39, fig. 38.

Joan Ludman. Fairfield Porter: A Catalogue Raisonné of the Paintings, Watercolors, and Pastels. New York, 2001, p. 157, no. L244, ill.



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