Artist Charles Demuth, American, 1883-1935
Title
  • Buildings Abstraction, Lancaster
Date 1931
Medium oil on board
Dimensions Unframed: 27 7/8 × 23 5/8 inches (70.8 × 60 cm)
Framed: 33 1/8 inches × 29 inches × 1 1/4 inches (84.1 × 73.7 × 3.2 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, General Membership Fund
Accession Number 54.118
Department American Art before 1950
On View Modern N2EE, Level 2 (see map)
the collection of Georgia O'Keeffe;
the artist.
1954-present, puchased by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Bulletin of the DIA 33, 3-4 (1953-1954): p. 83 (ill.).

Charles Demuth of Lancaster. Exh. cat., William Penn Memorial Museum. Harrisburg, PA, 1966, no. 136 (ill.).

Paintings by Charles Demuth: 1883-1935. Exh. cat., Akron Art Institute. Akron, 1968, no. 92.

Detroit Institute of Arts Handbook. Detroit, 1971 (pl. 175).

Heritage and Horizon: American Painting 1776-1976. Exh. cat., Toledo Museum of Art. Toledo, 1976, p. 42.

Haskell, Barbara. Charles Demuth. Exh. cat., Whitney Museum of American Art. New York, 1987, p. 196 (ill.).

Cumming, Robert. Art: A Field Guide. New York, 2001, p. 72 (ill.).

Burdan, Amanda C. Rural Modern: American Art Beyond the City. Exh. cat., Brandywine River Museum of Art. Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, 2016, p. 188 (ill.).