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Collection Online as of March 5, 2024

Pennsylvania Coal Town

Pennsylvania Coal Town

1920s
(American, 1866–1933)
Sheet: 35.5 x 50.7 cm (14 x 19 15/16 in.)
Location: not on view

Description

Luks is best remembered as a member of the Ashcan School of social realists, but in the 1920s he produced a striking group of watercolors whose rich coloring recalls the work of European artists such as Henri Matisse (1869-1954) and André Derain (1880-1954).
  • “Annual Report for 1972.” The Bulletin of the Cleveland Museum of Art 60, no. 6 (June 1973): 171–205. Reproduced: p. 179 www.jstor.org
  • Year in Review: 1972. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH (organizer) (February 27-March 18, 1973).
    Water Colors from the Museum Collection. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH (July 23-September 16, 1973).
    American Drawings from the Permanent Collection. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH (organizer) (April 19-July 12, 1998).
    Cleveland, Ohio: The Cleveland Museum of Art; 4/19/98 - 7/12/98. "American Drawings from the Permanent Collection."
  • {{cite web|title=Pennsylvania Coal Town|url=false|author=George Luks|year=1920s|access-date=05 March 2024|publisher=Cleveland Museum of Art}}

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https://www.clevelandart.org/art/1972.232