Woman Washing or Woman Washing Clothes

Woman Washing or Woman Washing Clothes

1933

Mabel A. Hewit

(American, 1903-1984)

Color woodcut

Support: Japanese heavy laid tissue

Sheet: 46 x 34.1 cm (18 1/8 x 13 7/16 in.); Image: 35.6 x 24.4 cm (14 x 9 5/8 in.)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William Jurey in memory of Mabel A. Hewit 2004.189

Description

Hewit began to exhibit her work both locally and nationally in 1933. In this year, she exhibited work in Latest Work of American Print Makers at the Philadelphia Art Alliance, and in 1937 her work was included in Paintings and Prints by Cleveland Artists at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York. Every year from 1935 to 1956, she exhibited in the Cleveland Museum of Art's prestigious Annual Exhibition of Work by Cleveland Artists and Craftsmen, known locally as the May Show. During these years she also often participated in the Ohio Print Makers Exhibition organized by the Dayton Art Institute. Hewit continued to show her work through 1979.

See also
Collection: 
PR - Woodcut
Department: 
Prints
Type of artwork: 
Print
Medium: 
Color woodcut

Contact us

The information about this object, including provenance information, is based on historic information and may not be currently accurate or complete. Research on objects is an ongoing process, but the information about this object may not reflect the most current information available to CMA. If you notice a mistake or have additional information about this object, please email collectionsdata@clevelandart.org.

To request more information about this object, study images, or bibliography, contact the Ingalls Library Reference Desk.

Is something not working on this page? Please email help.website@clevelandart.org.

Request a digital file from Image Services that is not available through CC0, a detail image, or any image with a color bar. If you have questions about requesting an image, please email imageservices@clevelandart.org.