Belcher, Hilda-The Choir (Study for Go Down Moses) web

Hilda Belcher
(American, 1881-1963)

The Choir

Signed, l.r.
Oil on board
12-3/8 x 10-1/4 inches

Note:
Painted in March, 1934. This painting is a study for the artist's 1936 Go Down Moses in the Greenville County Museum of Art.

Provenance:
Descended in the artist's family to the current owners

Exhibited:
New York, Marie Sterner Gallery, Hilda Belcher, Paintings and Watercolors, October 20 – November 2, 1934, no. 29
Lynchburg, Virginia, Lynchburg College, [solo exhibition], Autumn, 1935
Sweet Briar, Virginia, Sweet Briar College, [solo exhibition], Autumn, 1935
Washington, D.C., Arts Club of Washington, D.C., [solo exhibition], October, 1935
Castleton, Vermont, Castleton Teachers College [solo exhibition], September, 1960
Burlington, Robert Hull Fleming Museum, Hilda Belcher: A Retrospective, June 26 - October 2, 1994

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