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American Paintings and Sculpture
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Artist: Walt Kuhn, American, 1877–1949

Chorus Captain

1935

Oil on canvas

unframed: 40 × 30 in. (101.6 × 76.2 cm)
Katharine Ordway Fund
2003.8.1
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Estate of the artist; Kennedy Galleries, Inc., New York; Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection, Lugano, Switzerland, 1979; Phillips de Pury & Luxembourg, New York, Dec. 3, 2002; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2003

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2003,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2004): 138, ill.

Art for Yale: Collecting for a New Century, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 108, pls. 95, 368–69.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.