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Aicha, A Woman of Morocco, 1883
Frederick Arthur Bridgman

Oil on canvas, Image H: 22 in, Image W: 18.75 in, Frame H: 34.75 in, Frame W: 31.5 in
Bequest of G. Wisner Thorne, 1938  38.331
On View
Primary Title Notes: 1981 Newark Museum Catalogue
Inscriptions:
recto: l.r. brown paint "FA Bridgman / 1883"

Labels/Stamps:
back of frame: u.l. printed and typed paper label "PENNSYLVANIA ACADEMY OF THE FINE ARTS / BROADWAY AND CHERRY STREETS PHILADELPHIA, PA. 19102 / EXHIBITION: AMERICAN EXPATRIATE PAINTERS / DATES: Feb. 4 - March 30, 1977 / ARTIST Bridgman, Frederick Arthur / TITLE and DATE: AICHA, A WOMAN OF MOROCCO - 1883 / LENDER: NEWARK MUSEUM / TR# 1818 CAT. NO> #7.; u.c. torn and faded black printed label "FRED xxx [ripped] SONS / FRAMERS / and / FINE ART / DEALERS / 917 Broad xxx [ripped] / NEWARK, N.J."; label stamp on file: black ink "PAINTING CONSERVATION STUDIO, INC. / Rear of 38 Halsey Street, Newark, N.J. 07100 / BERNARD RABIN, Conservator / ALAN M. FARANCZ, Conservator / DANTE De FLORIO, JR., Conservator / [script} Wax Resin Lined - May 1976"; label on file: typed "38.331 / [underlined] Aicha, A Woman of Morocco / by Frederick Arthur Bridgman / COLLECTION OF THE NEWARK MUSEUM"

Provenance: G. Wisner Thorne, Newark, New Jersey
Exhibition History:
"Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam through Time & Place", Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (February 12 - May 15, 2016).

"American Expatriate Painters of the Late 19th Century," Dayton Art Insitute, Ohio (November 1976); traveled to: Pennsylvannia Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (February 4 - March 20, 1977); Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California (April 11 - May 22, 1977).

"Today's American Wall Coverings," Resources Council, New York (1962).

Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York (March 16 - June 10, 1960).

Keywords: Figure, Female, Orientalism, Painting