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Collection Tri-Kappa
Catalog Number 1999.001.013
Title Goldie
Artist Reichard, Joel W.
Object Name painting
Date 1951
Description Original watercolor of a small home.
GOLDIE
Hoosier Salon 1950 $125.00
Joel W. Reichard
(1909-)
No. 32
Watercolor
24 x 18
This painting depicts a typical Negro hut with a part of a banana tree showing, chickens in the yard, and tumble down steps …" looking at this painting makes one feel that they are away down In the deep south" … Born in Bourbon, Indiana in1909… primarily a watercolor artist … studied under William Forsyth at John Herron Art Institute, Geisbart and Ansfe1d at the Chicago Art Institute and under Jerry Farnsworth, Helen Sawyer and Robert Brackman… exhibited at many leading shows Including the Chicago Art Institute, National Academy National Collection of Fine Arts of Washington, D. C., John Herron Museum of Art, Hoosier Salon …paintings are found In ten permanent university collections Including Indiana University and DePeuw. In March 1969 received his 117th award in the fine arts field.
Provenance Purchased by Tri-Kappa from the Hoosier Salon in 1950.
Medium watercolor on paper
Dimensions H-18 W-24 inches
Catalog date 1999-12-10