Wounded Stag (Out of the Deepening Shadows)

TitleWounded Stag (Out of the Deepening Shadows)
Mediumoil on canvas mounted on wood
Dimensions20 3/4 x 39
Signaturesigned in oil, lower right: "R.A. [illeg.] Blakelock"
Current OwnerHirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
URL of Owner
CityStateWashington, DC
ProvenanceFrederick S. Gibbs, New York; American Art Association, New York, Sale, February 26, 1904, Frederick S. Gibbs Collection, no. 225, ill.; Lyman G. Bloomingdale, New York, 1904-1928; American Art Association, New York, Sale, November 22, 1928, Lyman G. Bloomingdale Collection, no. 67, ill. p. 59; M. Knoedler & Co., New York; William C. Whitney, New York, (ca. 1928-1964?); The Milch Galleries, New York, 1964; Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 1964-May 17, 1966
PublishedUnknown. "Auction Reports: Bloomingdales Sale," Art News 27 (15 December 1928): 18; Unknown. "Lost Blakelocks," Art Digest 21 (15 January 1947): 10; Goodrich, Lloyd. "Letters to the Editor," Magazine of Art 40 (February 1947): 80; Lerner, Abram, et al. The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1974): colorplate 108, p. 86, p.666; Geske, Norman A. Ralph A. Blakelock: A Re-evaluation and Catalogue of His Works (Lincoln: University of Nebraska)
ExhibitedLotus Club, New York, January 1902, Paintings by Ralph Albert Blakelock; Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, (1847-1919), cat. No. 42, (tour: New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, May 4-June 1, 1975); Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, November 17, 1977-January 15, 1978, The Animal in Art: Selections from the Hirshhorn Museum Collection, no.8
Subject Description
Conditionoil mounted on wood; cleaned and revarnished
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