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Appearances in Time

Appearances in Time


Mark Tobey

born Centerville, Wisconsin, 1890; died Basel, Switzerland, 1976

Oil on canvas
57 5/16 x 34 1/2 in. (145.6 x 87.6 cm)
Gift of the Estate of Mark Tobey
Not currently on view


Exhibition HistoryThe Hague, Netherlands, Art in Embassies Program: Exhibition at US Embassy,
May 2002 - May 2005

New York, New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, "Acquisition Priorities: Aspects of Postwar Painting In America", 1976, (1976 - 1976)

Washington, D.C., National Collection of Fine Art, "Tribute To Mark Tobey", June 7-September 8, 1974, (06/07/1974 - 09/08/1974)

Madrid, Spain, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, "Mark Tobey", November 11, 1997 - January 12, 1998

Published ReferencesGhez, Suzanne, "Jim Lutes", The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago, pg. 19, Fig. 1

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