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Brooklyn Ice House, 1926
George Copeland Ault

Oil on canvas, Image H: 24 in, Image W: 30 in, Frame H: 25 5/8 in, Frame W: 31 5/8 in, Frame D: 2 1/8 in
Purchase 1928 The General Fund  28.1760
Not On View
Inscriptions:
recto: l.r. gray paint "G.C. Ault, '26."

Labels/Stamps:
labels on file: printed and typed paper label "Whitney Museum of American Art / 945 Madison Avenue New York, New York 10021 / GAb.88.148.2 / George Ault / [underlined] Brooklyn Ice House [end underline], 1926 / Oil on canvas / GEORGE AULT / April 7 - June 8, 1988 / the Newark Museum"; printed and typed paper label "Precisionism in American: Reordering Reality" / Nov. 20 - Jan. 22, 1995 / THE MONTCLAIR ART MUSEUM 3 South Mountain Avenue / Montclair, NJ 07042-1747 / George Ault, [underlined] Brooklyn Ice House, [end underline] 1926 / Oil on canvas, 24 x 30. Col. Newark Museum / Venues: / Norton Gallery of Art / @/11/95 - 4/2/95 / Columbus Museum of Art 5/7/95 - 7/4/95 / Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery / 9/5/95 - 11/5/95"; printed and typed paper label "Arts Council of Great Britain / 105 Piccadilly London W1V OAU 01-629 9495 / exhibition Modern Spirit 1977 / cat. no. 83 / artist George Ault / title Brooklyn Ice House / owner Newark Museum"; printed and typed paper label "PARRISH ART MUSEUM - EXHIBITION LABEL / SOUTHAMPTON, NEW YORK 11968 / EXHIBITION The Long Island Landscape 1914-1946 / DATE June 13 - August 1, 1982 / ARTIST George Ault / TITLE BROOKLYN ICE HOUSE, 1926 / MEDIUM oil/canvas SIZE 24 x 30" / LENDER Collection of The Newark Museum / MUSEUM NUMBER"; typed paper label "AULT / ONJ. NO. 14 / BOX 5"

Provenance: Aquired from the artist, New York, New York (1928)
Exhibition History:
"Youth and Beauty: Art of the American Twenties", Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York, (10/28/2011 - 1/29/2012), Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, Texas (3/4 - 5/27/2012), Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio (7/1 - 9/16/2012).

"Precisionism in American: Reordering Reality," The Montclair Art Museum, New Jersey (Nov. 20 - Jan. 22, 1995); traveled to: Norton Gallery of Art (Nov. - Apr. 2, 1995); Columbus Museum of Art (May 7 - Jul. 4, 1995; Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery (Sept. 5, - Nov. 5, 1995).

"The Long Island Landscape 1914-1946," Parrish Art Museum, Southhampton, NY (June 13 - Aug. 1, 1982)

Downtown Gallery, 1928

Whitney Studio Club Members' Exhibit (1927)

One-Man Show, J.B. Neumann Gallery, New York, New York 1927

Keywords: Brooklyn, New York, Painting