June 2013 exhibition openings

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ANTIQUES Staff Art, Culture

June 6

“Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor”; Honolulu Museum of Art, Hololulu, HI

June 8

“Charles M. Schulz: Pop Culture in Peanuts”; Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL

“Charles Sydney Hopkinson (1869-1962)”; Vose Galleries, Boston, MA

“Luminous: 50 Years of Collecting Prints and Drawings at the Blanton”; Blanton Museum, University of Texas, Austin

“Maine Sublime: Frederic Church’s Landscapes of Mount Desert and Mount Katahdin”; Olana State Historic Site, Hudson, NY

June 9

“George Inness: Gifts from Frank and Katherine Martucci”; “Winslow Homer: Making Art, Making History”; Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, MA

June 14

“American Moderns”; John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, FL

“Sensuous Steel: Art Deco Automobiles”; Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville, TN

“30 Americans”; Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI

June 15

“Art of the West”; Autry National Center, Los Angeles, CA

“Jamie Wyeth, Rockwell Kent and Monhegan”; Brandywine River Museum, Chadds Ford, PA

June 18

“Pipe Dreams: Louisiana under the French Company of the Indies, 1717-1731”; Historic New Orleans Collection, NewOrleans, LA

June 21

“American People, Black Light: Faith Ringgold’s Paintings of the 1960s”; National Museum of Women in the Arts, District of Columbia

“Swing Time: Reginald Marsh and Thirties New York”; New York Historical Society, NewYork, NY

 June 22

“Undressed: The Fashion of Privacy”; Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

“Wyeth Vertigo”; Shelburne Museum, Shelburne, VT

 

  • Fig. 1. Comet by James Browning “Jamie” Wyeth (1946-), 1997. Signed “J. Wyeth” at lower right. Oil on canvas, 48 by 40 inches. Private collection © Jamie Wyeth. 

  • Fig. 2. Soaring by Andrew Wyeth (1917-2009), 1942-1950. Signed “Andrew Wyeth” at lower right. Tempera on Masonite, 48 by 87 inches. Shelburne Museum, Vermont © Andrew Wyeth.

  • Fig. 4. The Hunter by Andrew Wyeth, 1943. Signed “Andrew Wyeth” at lower right. Tempera on Masonite, 33 by 33 ⅞ inches. Toledo Museum of Art, Elizabeth C. Mau Bequest Fund © Andrew Wyeth. 

  • Fig. 5. Portrait of a Vulture by Jamie Wyeth, 1997. Signed “J. Wyeth” at lower left. Combined mediums on toned woven paper, 28 by 31 inches. Private collection© Jamie Wyeth. 

  • Fig. 6. Just as the Baby’s Feet Cleared the Ground by N. C. Wyeth, 1933. Signed “nc wyeth” at upper left. Oil on canvas, 45 by 24 inches. Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, Tennessee, gift of Carolyn Wyeth. 

  • Fig. 7. The Headlands of Monhegan Island by Jamie Wyeth, 2007. Signed “J. Wyeth” at lower right. Oil on canvas, 40 by 60 inches. Wyeth Collection © Jamie Wyeth. 

  • Fig. 8. This was the only bit of land anywhere about… by N.C. Wyeth, 1940. Signed “N.C. WYETH” at lower left. Oil on Renaissance panel, 29 ½ by 20 inches. Private collection; photograph by Thomas Lingner. 

  • Fig. 9. The Drowning by N. C. Wyeth, 1936. Oil on canvas, 42 by 48 ⅛ inches. Brandywine River Museum, Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, bequest of Carolyn Wyeth. 

  • Fig. 10. Gull in Flight, Shrieking by Jamie Wyeth, 2006/ 2009. Signed “J. Wyeth” at upper left. Combined mediums on toned board, 16 ⅛ by 16 ¼ inches. Wyeth Collection © Jamie Wyeth.

  • Fig. 11. Spindrift by Jamie Wyeth, 2010. Signed “J Wyeth” at lower right. Oil on canvas, 40 by 46inches. Wyeth Collection © Jamie Wyeth.

  • Fig. 12. Winter Fields by Andrew Wyeth, 1942. Signed “Andrew Wyeth” at lower right. Tempera on panel, 17 ¼ by 41 inches. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Benno C. Schmidt, in memory of Josiah Marvel, first owner of this picture © Andrew Wyeth. 

June 26

“Impressionism, Fashion, and Modernity”; Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 June 27

“The Land Beneath Our Feet: American Art at the Smart Museum”; Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago, IL

 June 29

“Angels & Tomboys: Girlhood in 19th Century American Art”; Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR

East Building Grand Opening Celebration; “Postwar German Art in the Collection”; St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MO

“New Eyes on America: The Genius of Richard Caton Woodville”; Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, NC

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