John Haberle: American Master of Illusion

September 18 - December 12, 2010

 



 

Checklist from the exhibition

 

All works by John Haberle (United States, 1856-1933) unless otherwise noted.

 

1. Can You Break a Five?, 1888, oil on canvas, 7 3/8 x 11 1/4 inches, Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, Texas, 1985.1.

 

2. The Challenge, circa 1890, oil on canvas, 21 7/8 x 15 1/2 inches. Thomas Colville Fine Art.

 

3. Chinese Firecrackers, circa 1890, oil on canvas, 22 13/16 x 26 1/8 inches, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford. The Ella Gallup Sumner and Mary Catlin Sumner Collection Fund, 1964.156.

 

4. Clock, 1887-1898, oil on canvas and wood construction, 18 x 8 3/4 inches, Newark Museum, New Jersey. Purchase 1971 Charles W. Engelhard Foundation, 71.166.

 

5. Fresh Roasted: Peanuts, 1887, oil on canvas, 8 3/4 x 20 inches, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven. Gift of H.J. Heinz II Charitable and Family Trust 1979.8.

 

6. Imitation, 1887, oil on canvas, 10 x 14 inches, National Gallery of Art, Washington. New Century Fund, Gift of the Amon C. Carter Foundation, 1996.96.1.

 

7. Japanese Corner, 1898, oil on canvas, 81 x 52 inches, Michele and Donald D'Amour Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, Massachusetts. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Chauncey Steiger.

 

8. Night, circa 1909, oil on board, 79 x 52 inches. New Britain Museum of American Art, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Demmer, 1966.66.

 

9. Reproduction, circa 1886, oil on canvas, 10 x 14 inches. Portland Museum of Art, Gift of Walter B. Goldfarb, M.D., 2009.34.

 

10. That's Me! (Self-Portrait), 1882, oil on panel, 11 x 9 1/2 inches. Private collection.

 

11. Time and Eternity, 1889-1890, oil on canvas, 14 x 10 inches, New Britain Museum of American Art. Stephen B. Lawrence Fund, 1952.01.

 

12. Torn-In-Transit with Woman's Photograph, 1888-1889, oil on canvas, 14 x 12 1/8 inches, Memorial Art Gallery, University of Rochester, New York. Marion Stratton Gould Fund.

 

13. Torn-In-Transit, 1890-1895, oil on canvas, 13 1/2 x 17 inches, Brandywine River Museum, Chadds Ford, Pa, Gift of Amanda K. Berls, 1980.

 

14. U.S.A. (The Chicago Bill Picture), circa 1889, oil on canvas, 18 5/8 x 22 3/8 inches, Indianapolis Museum of Art. Gift of Paul and Ruth Buchanan 2002.225.

 

15. William Michael Harnett (United States, born Ireland, 1848-1892), Latakia II, circa 1880, oil on canvas. Private collection.

 

16. William Michael Harnett (United States, born Ireland, 1848-1892), Still Life with New York Herald and Butler's Hudibras, 1880, oil on canvas, Portland Museum of Art. Gift of Walter B. Goldfarb, M.D., 2005.42.

 

17. John Frederick Peto (United States, 1854-1907), Lincoln and Star of David, 1904, oil on canvas. Private collection.

 

18. John Frederick Peto (United States, 1854-1907), Office Board for Christian Fraser, 1881, oil on canvas. Private collection.

 

19. John Frederick Peto (United States, 1854-1907), Office Board for Eli Keen's Sons, 1888, oil on canvas. Private collection.

 

20. John Frederick Peto (United States, 1854-1907), Rack Picture with Portrait of Lincoln, circa 1904, oil on canvas, Portland Museum of Art. Gift of Walter B. Goldfarb, M.D., 2000.47.

 

21. Maker Unidentified, John Haberle's pocket watch and rosary, nd, mixed media, 16 x 12 inches (framed), New Britain Museum of American Art. Gift of Vera Haberle, 1952.01.1.

 

22. Maker Unidentified, Collection of John Haberle papers and photographs, ink on paper; photographic prints, dimensions varied. Courtesy of the Haberle Family.

 

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