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

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

Descended in the artist's family to the current owners

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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