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From Brooklyn Heights, 1925 - 1928
George Copeland Ault

New York, New York
Oil on canvas, H: 30 in, W: 20 in, Frame H: 36 3/4 in, Frame W: 26 3/4 in, Frame D: 2 1/2 in
Purchase 1928 The General Fund  28.1802
Not On View
Primary Title Notes: 1981 Newark Museum Catalogue
Inscriptions:
recto: l.r. black paint "G.C. Ault '25"

Labels/Stamps:
stretcher: u.r., printed and typed paper label "[label is partially ripped] 10 West 8th Street, New York City / Receiving Room 15 1/2 McDougal Alley LENDER Newark Museum / ADDRESS Washington Park West, Newark / (N.J.) / ARTIST George C. Ault / TITLE From Brooklyn Heights / RETURN ADDRESS Same"

Provenance: Aquired from the artist, New York, New York (1928)
Exhibition History:
"Industrial Sublime: Modernism and the Transformation of New York's Rivers, 1900-1940", Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY, 10/12/2013 - 1/19/2014, Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL, 3/20 - 6/22/2014.

"Youth and Beauty: Art of the American Twenties", Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY, 10/28/2011 - 1/29/2012, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX, 3/4 - 5/27/2012, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH, 7/1 - 9/16/2012.

"International Fine Art Fair", Seventh Regiment Armory, New York, New York (May 8, 2003 - May 14, 2003)

"From the Collection: 20th Century American Art", Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (January 12 - March 5, 2001)

"City of Ambition: Artists & New York, 1900-1960," Whitney Musuem of American Art, New York, NY (July 3 - October 27, 1996) **not exhibited**

"Precisionism in America, 1915-1941: Reordering Reality," Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, New Jersey (November 20, 1994 - January 29, 1995)

"New York: A Magnet for Artists," Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan (April 14 - June 12, 1994)

"American Realism, 1920-1940," Neue Gesellschaft fur Bildende Kunst (November 9 - December. 28, 1980)

"Realism Revisted" Flint Institute of Art, Flint, Michigan (April 27 - May 30, 1966).

Used in Member Loan - Return to Permanent Collection (June 1961)

Walker Art Gallery (September 1960)

"Ault," Zabriskie Gallery, New York, New York (1957)

"Juliana Force Memorial Exhibition," Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York (August 29 - November 9, 1949)

Keywords: Brooklyn, New York, Steamboat, New York, New York, Painting