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Real/Surreal

Oct 6, 2011–Feb 12, 2012

Work from the Exhibition

Federico Castellón (1914–1971), The Dark Figure, 1938. Oil on canvas, 17 × 26 1/8 in. (43.18 × 66.36 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase  42.3. Photograph by Sheldan Collins
Marsden Hartley (1877–1943), The Old Bars, Dogtown, 1936. Oil on composition board, 18 × 24 in. (45.72 x  60.96 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase  37.26. Photograph by Geoffrey Clements
Paul Cadmus (1904–1999), Fantasia on a Theme by Dr. S., 1946. Egg tempera on composition board, 13 × 13 in. (33.02 x  33.02 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase  47.1.  © Jon F. Anderson, Estate of Paul Cadmus /VAGA, New York, NY. Photograph by Sheldan Collins
Philip Evergood (1901–1973),  Lily and the Sparrows, 1939. Oil on composition board, 30 × 24 in. (76.2 x  60.96 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase  41.42. Photograph by Sheldan Collins
George Tooker, The Subway, 1950. Egg tempera on composition board, 18 1/8 × 36 1/8 in. (46 × 91.8 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase with funds from the Juliana Force Purchase Award  50.23. © George Tooker
Ralston Crawford (1906–1978), Steel Foundry, Coatesville, Pa., 1936–37. Oil on canvas, 32 × 40 in. (81.3 × 101.6 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase  37.10
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Installation Photography

Installation view of Real/Surreal (Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, October 6, 2011–February 5, 2012). Photograph by Jerry L. Thompson
Installation view of Real/Surreal (Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, October 6, 2011–February 5, 2012). Photograph by Jerry L. Thompson
Installation view of Real/Surreal (Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, October 6, 2011–February 5, 2012). Photograph by Jerry L. Thompson
Installation view of Real/Surreal (Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, October 6, 2011–February 5, 2012). Photograph by Jerry L. Thompson
Installation view of Real/Surreal (Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, October 6, 2011–February 5, 2012). Photograph by Jerry L. Thompson
Installation view of Real/Surreal (Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, October 6, 2011–February 5, 2012). Photograph by Jerry L. Thompson
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