Brock & Co.

Shelter
Jared French (1905 - 1987)
Shelter, c. 1944
Egg tempera on gesso panel
16 3/4 x 16 3/4 inches
Signed on crate: Jared French
Original frame
SOLD
PROVENANCE
Raymond Babtkis, New York
John P. Axelrod, Boston, Massachusetts
Private Collection, Massachusetts, 1999
Private Collection
EXHIBITED
Greta Berman and Jeffrey Wechsler, Realism and Realities: The Other Side of American Painting 1940-1960, Rutgers University Art Gallery, New Brunswick, New Jersey, January 17 - March 26, 1982

Surrealism USA, National Academy of Design, New York, New York, February 17 - May 8, 2005; Phoenix Art Museum, June 5 - September 25, 2005

LITERATURE
Greta Berman and Jeffrey Wechsler, Realism and Realities: The Other Side of American Painting 1940-1960 (New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University, 1981), pp. 95, 97, back cover ill.

Nancy Grimes, Jared French's Myth's (San Francisco: Pomegranate Artbooks, 1993), p. XVII, color plate 10

Isabelle Derveaux, with contributions by Michael Duncan, Robert Hobbs, Gerrit L. Lansing, Robert S. Lubar, Marshall N. Price and Scott Rothkopf. Surrealism USA (New York: National Academy of Design, 2004), pp , xxx ill.