Artist Robert Cozad Henri, American, 1865 - 1929
Title
  • The Beach Hat
Date 1914
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 24 × 20 inches (61 × 50.8 cm)
Framed: 28 3/8 × 24 7/16 × 3 inches (72.1 × 62.1 × 7.6 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 19.149
Department American Art before 1950
On View Modern N200, Level 2 (see map)
Signed Signd, lower left corner: Robert Henri
Inscriptions Inscribed, on verso: Robert Henri
Robert Henri;
1919-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Arts and Decoration V (1914): p. 51.

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University of Knowledge: Robert Henri. Chicago, 1924. [twenty-four volume set. The volume containing The Beach Hat issued August 16, 1924]

Read, Helen Appleton. Robert Henri. New York, 1931, p. 31.

Painters of Ohio’s Past. Exh. cat., Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts. Columbus, OH, 1953, no. 20.

150th Anniversary Exhibition. Exh. cat., Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Philadelphia, 1955, no. 101.

Glackens, Ira. William Glakens and the Ash-Can Group. New York, 1957, p. 112.

An Exhibition of Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture Created in 1914. Exh. cat., The Baltimore Museum of Art. Baltimore, 1964, no. 93 (ill.).

Robert Henri: 1865-1929-1965. Exh. cat., Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, University of Nebraska. Lincoln, 1965, no. 38.

The Eight. Exh. cat., Lakeview Center for the Arts and Sciences. Peoria, IL, 1969, no. 38.

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