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Georgia O'Keeffe 1887 - 1986

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  • Georgia O'Keeffe
  • Cross with Red Sky (Black Cross with Red Sky)
  • inscribed Cross with Red Sky/1929/Oil on canvas/40 x 32 inches on the backing
  • oil on canvas
  • 40 by 32 in.
  • 101.6 by 81.3 cm.
  • Executed in 1929.


Private Collection


New York, An American Place, Georgia O’Keeffe: 27 New Paintings, New Mexico, New York, Lake George, Etc., February-March 1930, no 13 (as Black Cross with Red Sky)
Dallas, Texas, Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, Religious Art of the Western World, March-May 1958
Worcester, Massachusetts, Worcester Art Museum, Georgia O’Keeffe: Forty Years of Her Art, October-December 1960, no. 14
Albuquerque, New Mexico, University Art Museum, The University of New Mexico, Georgia O’Keeffe, September-October 1966
Madison, Wisconsin, Madison Art Center, Georgia O’Keeffe, March-April 1984
New York, Hirschl & Adler; Santa Fe, New Mexico, Gerald Peters Gallery, Georgia O’Keeffe: Selected Paintings and Works on Paper, April-June 1986, no. 15
London, Hayward Gallery; Mexico City, El Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes; Yokohama, Japan, Yokohama Museum of Art, Georgia O’Keeffe: American and Modern, April 1993-January 1994, no. 61
Washington, D.C., The Phillips Collection; Santa Fe, New Mexico, Georgia O’Keeffe Museum; Dallas, Texas, Dallas Museum of Art; San Francisco, California, Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco at the California Palace of the Legion of Honor, Georgia O’Keeffe: The Poetry of Things, April 1999-May 2000


Exh. Cat., Georgia O'Keeffe: Selected Paintings and Works on Paper, Gerald Peters Gallery, Dallas, Texas, 1986, illustrated n.p.
Exh. Cat., Charles C. Eldredge, Georgia O'Keeffe: American and Modern, New Haven, Connecticut, 1993, illustrated p. 116
Exh. Cat., Elizabeth Hutton Turner, Marjorie P. Balge-Crozier, et al., Georgia O'Keeffe: The Poetry of Things, The Phillips Collection, Washington D.C., in association with the Dallas Museum of Art, 1999, illustrated fig. 56, p. 71
Barbara Buhler Lynes, Georgia O’Keeffe: Catalogue Raisonné, New Haven, Connecticut, 1999, vol. I, no. 669, p. 401, illustrated
René Paul Barilleaux and Sarah Whitaker Peters, Georgia O’Keeffe: Color and Conservation, Jackson, Mississippi, 2006, p. 72, illustrated
Georgia O'Keeffe: Words/Works, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 2015, p. 20, illustrated p. 21