DescriptionHans Hofmann (1880-1966)
Truro Lighthouse (Landscape Lighthouse), 1938
Casein on panel
30 x 34-3/4 inches (76.2 x 88.3 cm)
Inscribed on the reverse upper center: Cat 1044 1938 / Truro Lighthouse / casein on plywood / 30 x 34 3/4
Estate of the artist;
André Emmerich Gallery, New York, 1972;
Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago, 1972;
Private collection, 1972;
Private collection, Wisconsin, c. 1980;
Christie's, New York, May 12, 2011, lot 241;
Private collection, Texas, acquired from the above;
Christies, New York, May 11, 2016;
Private collection, San Francisco, acquired from the above by the present owner.
Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts, "Hans Hofmann: Painter and Teacher," January-February 1948;
Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago, "Hans Hofmann: Paintings," January-March 1972.
Addison Gallery of American Art, Hans Hofmann: Painter and Teacher, exhibition catalogue, Andover, 1948, p. 82, illustrated.
H. Bartlett, Jr., Search for the Real and Other Essays: A Monograph Based on an Exhibition, Covering a Half Century of the Art of Hans Hofmann, Held at the Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, January 2-February 22, 1948, Cambridge, 1967, p. 76, illustrated.
R. Glauber, Hans Hofmann: Paintings at the Richard Gray Gallery through March, Skyline, February 23, 1972, illustrated.
S. Villiger, ed., Hans Hofmann: Catalogue Raisonné of Paintings, Volume II (1901-1951), Burlington, 2014, p. 132, no. P216, illustrated.
More information about Hans Hofmann, also known as Hofmann, Hans, Hoffman, Hans, Hofmann, Johann.
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