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Alfred Wolmark
MEN OF OLD
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Alfred Wolmark
MEN OF OLD
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Details & Cataloguing

Modern & Post-War British Art

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Alfred Wolmark
1877-1961
MEN OF OLD
signed with Artist's monogram
oil on canvas
52 by 42cm.; 20½ by 16½in.
Executed in 1922.
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Provenance

Acquired by Ben Uri Gallery and Museum, 1930

Exhibited

London, Ben Uri Art Gallery, Israel Zangwill Memorial Exhibition, 24th November - 1st December 1935;
London, Ben Uri Art Gallery, Opening Exhibition, 1944;
London, Ben Uri Art Gallery, Exhibition of Paintings by A.A. Wolmark (Konstam Collection) Dobrinsky – Paris and Selected Works from the Ben Uri Art Gallery, 11th February - 4th March 1945;
London, Ben Uri Art Gallery, Exhibition of Painting & Sculpture by Contemporary Jewish Artists, 4th September - 19th October 1945;
London, Ben Uri Art Gallery, 75th Birthday Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings by Alfred Wolmark, 1952;
London, Ben Uri Art Gallery, 40th Anniversary Exhibition, 1956, illustrated;
London, Ben Uri Art Gallery, Selections from the Permanent Collection, 1960;
London, Ben Uri Art Gallery, Alfred Wolmark: Memorial Exhibition of Paintings, 1961, (dated 1908);
Hull, Ferens Art Gallery, Alfred Wolmark 1877–1961, 22nd March - 13th April 1975, cat. no.16;
Glasgow, Glasgow Art Gallery and Museum, Jewish Art, 5th September - 7th October 1979;
New York, Jewish Museum, The Immigrant Generations: Jewish Artists in Britain 1900-1945, 24th May - 25th September 1983, cat. no.75, illustrated p.51 (dated 1908); 
Hull, Ferens Art Gallery, Rediscovering Wolmark: a Pioneer of British Modernism, 5th September - 7th November 2004, p.56, cat. no.75, illustrated (dated circa 1930);
London, Ben Uri Art Gallery, Homeless & Hidden 1, 29th January - 24th February 2009, cat. no.54.

Literature

Walter Schwab and Julia Weiner, Jewish Artists: The Ben Uri Collection: Paintings, Drawings, Prints and Sculpture, Ben Uri Gallery and Museum, London, 1994, cat. no.432, illustrated p.107;
The Public Catalogue Foundation, Oil Paintings in Public Ownership: Camden, The Public Catalogue Foundation, London, 2013, Vol.11, illustrated p.45.

Modern & Post-War British Art

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London