Art Appreciation

Art Appreciation

Rifka Angel

c. 1933
Oil on canvas
26 x 32 in.
Unsigned (no date)
Inscribed on back of frame: “Art Appreciation by Rivka Angel price 2000 shown in Modern Art Museum”
Inscribed on stretcher: “1207 State St”


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1933, Century of Progress Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture Lent from American Collections, Chicago

1934, Painting and Sculpture from 16 American Cities, Museum of Modern Art, New York,

1941, Paintings by Rifka Angel and Milton Douthat, The Honolulu Academy of Arts

1954, Retrospective Show of Paintings by Rifka Angel, Van Diemen-Lilienfeld Galleries, New York

2011–2012, Skirting Convention: Illinois Women Artists, 1840–1940, Lakeview Museum of Arts and Sciences, Peoria, IL

2013, They Seek a City: Chicago and the Art of Migration, 1900–1950, The Art Institute of Chicago, March 1–June 2, 2013