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Painting #12

Photographer: Susan A. Cole

Painting #12


George Morrison

American, Ojibwa, 1919 – 2000

Oil on wood board
27 3/16 x 33 1/2 in. (69.1 x 85.1 cm)
Gift of the Bodlaender Family in memory of Hesi and Hans Bodlaender, in honor of the 75th Anniversary of the Seattle Art Museum
Provenance: Acquired from artist by donor's parents, Greenwich Village, NY, 1955; Bodlaender family
Photographer: Susan A. Cole
Not currently on view


Exhibition HistoryFargo, North Dakota, Plains Art Museum, Modern Spirit: The Art of George Morrison, June 16-September 1, 2013, text by W. Jackson Rushing III and Kristin Makholm, p. 81, plate 18 (color). Traveled to: New York, National Museum of the American Indian, September 28, 2013-February 23, 2014; Indianapolis, Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art, March 29-September 14, 2014; Phoenix, Heard Museum, October 25, 2014-January 12, 2015; St. Paul, Minnesota, Minnesota History Center, February 14-April 26, 2015
Published ReferencesRushing, W. Jackson III and Kristin Makholm, Modern Spirit: The Art of George Morrison, Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 2013, p. 81

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