Hans Hofmann Exhibit Opens at HMSG

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"Hans Hofmann," the first large survey of the American artist's work since his death in 1966, opens at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. It includes 75 oils painted by Hofmann between 1935 and 1965.


  • Hofmann, Hans 1880-1966
  • Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
  • Hans Hofmann (Exhibition) (1976-1977: Washington, D.C.)


Chronology of Smithsonian History


  • Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1977, p. 2
  • Torch, 11/1976, p. 6

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Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu


October 14, 1976


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