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Edgar Degas: The Private Impressionist — Works on Paper by the Artist and His Circle

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EDGAR DEGAS & AUGUST CLOT | Before the Race, circa 1895 | Color lithograph

EDGAR DEGAS | Madamoiselle Dembowska, circa 1858 – 1859 | Black crayon drawing on plum colored paper

EDGAR DEGAS | Edgar Degas: Self-Portrait, 1857 | Etching and drypoint, from the canceled plate

EDGAR DEGAS & GEORGE W. THORNLEY | La Chanteuse, circa 1888 – 1889 | Lithograph with Chine applique

 

 

Announcing the Inaugural Exhibition for VIRTUAL MUSCARELLE

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Women with Vision: Masterworks from the Permanent Collection (Virtual) (citation must accompany logo):

Miriam Schapiro | American, 1923 – 2015 | In the Land of Oo-Bla-Dee, 1993 | Color lithograph | © Miriam Schapiro | Museum Purchase | 2000.022

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Women with Vision: Masterworks from the Permanent Collection (Virtual)

In the Light of Caravaggio: Dutch and Flemish Paintings from Southeastern Museums

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Citations for works, which must accompany images:

Rembrandt van Rijn | Dutch, 1606 – 1669 | Portrait of a Forty-Year-Old Woman, possibly Marretje Cornelisdr. Van Grotewal, 1634 | Oil on panel | Collection of the Speed Art Museum | Purchased with funds contributed by individuals, corporations and the entire community of Louisville, as well as the Commonwealth of Kentucky Frame conservation funded by Edith and Jacob Horn, The Horn Foundation | 1977.16

Matthias Stom [Stomer] | Dutch, 1600 – 1650 | The Adoration of the Shepherds, c. 1635 – 1637 | Oil on canvas | The North Carolina Museum of Art | Purchased with funds from the State of North Carolina | 52.9.59

Hendrick ter Brugghen | Dutch, 1588 – 1629 | The Bagpipe Player, 1624 | Oil on canvas | National Gallery of Art | Paul Mellon Fund and Greg and Candy Fazakerley Fund | 2009.24.1

Dirck van Baburen | Dutch, c. 1590 – 1624 | Narcissus Gazing at his Reflection, c. 1621 – 1622 | Oil on canvas | Muscarelle Museum of Art at the College of William & Mary | Acquired with funds from the Board of Visitors Muscarelle Museum of Art Endowment | 2016.003

Women With Vision: Masterworks from the Permanent Collection

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Citations for works, which must accompany images:

Georgia O’Keeffe | American, 1887 – 1986 | White Flower, 1932 | Oil on panel | Muscarelle Museum of Art at the College of William & Mary | Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. | © Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, ARS | 1934.007

Hung Liu | American, b. 1948 | Raising the Red Lantern, 1992 – 1993 | Oil on canvas | Muscarelle Museum of Art at the College of William & Mary | Purchase, Gene A. (W&M 1952) and Mary A. Burns Acquisitions Fund | 1996.085

Jaune Quick-To-See Smith | American Indian, b. 1940 | Tourist Season, 1988 | Acrylic and pastel on paper | Muscarelle Museum of Art at the College of William & Mary | Purchase, Museum Purchase Funds | 1997.103

Mary Cassatt | American, 1844 – 1926 | Margot in a Floppy Bonnet (No. 3), c. 1903 – 1904 | Pencil on paper | Muscarelle Museum of Art at the College of William & Mary | Purchase, Joseph & Margaret Muscarelle Art Endowment Fund | 2001.014

Marguerite Gérard | French, 1761 – 1837 | Portrait of a couple, c. 1792 | Oil on panel | Muscarelle Museum of Art at the College of William & Mary | Acquired with funds from the Board of Visitors Muscarelle Museum of Art Endowment | 2016.002

Julia Margaret Cameron | English, 1815 – 1879 | A Study of the Beatrice Cenci, 1870 | Albumen print | Muscarelle Museum of Art at the College of William & Mary | Gift of Joseph C. French, Jr. | 2017.120

Barbara Holtz | American, b. 1924 | Prospects, 2012 | Oil on paper | Muscarelle Museum of Art at the College of William & Mary | Gift of the artist | 2017.088

Sue Johnson | American, b. 1957 | Arrival, 2017 | HD metal print (dye sublimation) on aluminum | Muscarelle Museum of Art at the College of William & Mary | Gift of the artist | 2017.089

Guerrilla Girls: Conscience of the Art World

Citations for works, which must accompany images:

Guerrilla Girls | Multinational, Contemporary | Do women have to be naked to get into the Met. Museum?, 1989 | Portfolio Compleat 1985 – 2012 | Poster | Muscarelle Museum of Art | © artist or artist’s estate

Guerrilla Girls | Multinational, Contemporary | Send a Message to Those Body Obsessed Guys in Hollywood, 1997 | Portfolio Compleat 1985 – 2012 | Poster | Muscarelle Museum of Art | © artist or artist’s estate

Guerrilla Girls | Multinational, Contemporary | History of Wealth and Power, 2016 | Portfolio Compleat 1985 – 2012 (Upgrade 2012 – 2016) | Poster | Muscarelle Museum of Art | © artist or artist’s estate

PAST EXHIBITIONS

Building on the Legacy: African American Art from the Permanent Collection

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Citations for works, which must accompany images:

Beverly Buchanan | American, 1940 – 2015 | Cabins at State College (S.C.), 1997 | Oil pastel on paper | Muscarelle Museum of Art | Purchase, Gift of Alfreda Beresford Topping Lowe | 1997.102

Jacob Lawrence | American, 1917 – 2000 | Shopping Bags, 1994 | Gouache on paper | Muscarelle Museum of Art | Purchase, Gene A. (W&M 1952) and Mary A. Burns Art Acquisition Fund | 1997.115

Faith Ringgold | American, b. 1930 | The Sunflower Quilting Bee at Arles, 1996 | Color lithograph, 94/100 | Muscarelle Museum of Art | Museum Purchase | Faith Ringgold © 1996 | 2000.023

Kara Walker | American, b. 1969 | You Cannot Win, 1995 | Ink wash and graphite on white wove paper | Muscarelle Museum of Art | Acquired with funds from the Board of Visitors Muscarelle Museum of Art Endowment | 2013.004

John Wilson | American, 1922 – 2015 | Martin Luther King, Jr., 2002 | Etching on chine collé, 40/50 | Muscarelle Museum of Art | Acquired with funds from the Board of Visitors Muscarelle Museum of Art Endowment | © Estate of the artist | 2015.011

Fred Eversley, 50 Years an Artist: Light & Space & Energy

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Citations, which must accompany images:

Portrait of the artist | Photo by Richard Knapp courtesy of Fred Eversley

Fred Eversley | American, b. 1941 | Untitled, 1970 | Cast polyester resin | 6.25 x 19.25 inches | Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond. Gift of Best Products Co., Inc. | Obj. No. 90.8 | Photo: Travis Fullerton |© Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Fred Eversley | American, b. 1941 | Untitled, (Black Light), 1974 | Cast polyester resin | 20 x 20 x 6 inches | Collection of the artist | Photo: Joshua White

Fred Eversley | American, b. 1941 | Untitled, (Unity I), 1980 | Acrylic | 76 x 24 x 6 inches | Collection of the artist | Photo: Joshua White

Fred Eversley | American, b. 1941 | Red Vice Versa, 1984 | Cast polyester resin | 20 x 20 x 6 inches | Collection of the artist (New York) | Photo: Maria Larsson

Fred Eversley | American, b. 1941 | Blue Para, 2004 | Cast polyester resin | 21 x 21 x 5 inches | Collection of the artist (New York) | Photo: Maria Larsson

Images of Fred Eversley in his studio by Maria Larsson:

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Muscarelle Museum of Art Expansion

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Exterior crowd shot of the Muscarelle Museum of Art at William & Mary (Courtesy of Stephen Salpukas/William & Mary) Here

Exterior shot of the Muscarelle Museum of Art at William & Mary (Courtesy of William & Mary) Here

Fire and Clay: New Acquisitions of Chinese Antiquities

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Chinese | Eastern Han Dynasty | Large Sichuan pottery figure of a “Storyteller” (Shuochang Yong), 25 – 220 AD | Earthenware and pigment | Muscarelle Museum of Art | Anonymous Gift | 2015.038 Here

Unknown | Chinese | Tang dynasty | Painted Pottery Figure of a Caparisoned Prancing Horse, 618-907 AD | Earthenware and pigment | Muscarelle Museum of Art | Anonymous Gift | 2015.035 Here

Chinese | Tang Dynasty | Tian Wang Tomb Guardian, 618 – 907 AD | Painted red earthenware and pigment | Muscarelle Museum of Art | Anonymous Gift | 2015.028, 1 Here

The Bones of the Earth: Scholars’ Rocks and the Natural World in Chinese Culture, Selections form the Robert Turvene Collection

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Exhibition Shot 2. Here

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Exhibition Shot 5. Here

Botticelli and the Search for the Divine: Florentine Painting between the Medici and the Bonfires of the Vanities

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Illustrated exhibition checklist available here.

Sandro Botticelli and workshop, Venere (Venus) [DETAIL], Oil on canvas, transferred from wood panel, Galleria Sabauda, Turin, inv. 172.  Here

Sandro Botticelli, Madonna del Libro (Madonna of the Book), Tempera on panel, Museo Poldi Pezzoli, Milan, inv. 443. Here

Sandro Botticelli, Sant’ Agostino nello studio (Saint Augustine in the studio), Fresco, Chiesa di San Salvatore in Ognissanti, Florence. Here

Sandro Botticelli and Assistants, Judgement of Paris, Tempera on wood panel, Venice, Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Galleria Palazzo Cini, inv. 40015. Here.

Filippo Lippi, Madonna and Child, Tempera on wood panel, Florence, Palazzo Medici Riccardi (property of the Città Metropolitana di Firenze). Here.

Building the Brafferton: The Founding, Funding and Legacy of America’s Indian School

Unknown Female Artist (Huron-Wendat), Embroidered Huron Mittens. Leather, moose hair, cotton. Collection of the Canadian Museum of History. Here

Francis Parsons (English, active 1763-1783; d. 1804), Cunne Shote, Cherokee Chief, 1762. Oil on canvas. Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, Oklahoma, Gift of the Thomas Gilcrease Foundation, 1955. Here

17th National Exhibition of the American Society of Marine Art

Susie Anderson, Halona Sun and Shade. Oil, 11 x 14 ins. Here

David Bareford, A Spanking Breeze on a Starboard Tack. Oil, 24 x 40 ins. Here

Cathy Boyer, Maiden Through the Ages. Oil, 9 x 12 ins. Here

Sheri Farabaugh, Green Lips. Oil, 9 x 12 ins. Here

Bill Farnsworth, Collioure Boats. Oil, 18 x 24 ins. Here

Lisa Horrigan, The Finish – Post Race. Oil, 24 x 36 ins. Here

Laurence Johnston, Morning Light – Marshall Point. Oil, 20 x 16 ins. Here

Hiroshige’s 53 Stations of the Tokaido Road

Ando Hiroshige, Kambara, 19th Century, Woodblock print  |  The Ronin Collection of the Ronin Gallery, New York Here

Ando Hiroshige, Shono, 19th Century, Woodblock print  |  The Ronin Collection of the Ronin Gallery, New York Here

Light Works: A Century of Great Photography

Dorothea Lange, Migrant Mother, Nipomo, California, 1936, gelatin silver print  |  Collection of the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts; Gift of the Photo Guild Here

Eadweard Muybridge, Animal Locomotion, Man with a Donkey, 1887, Collotype |  Collection of the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts; Gift of Wm. John Upjohn Here

Henri Cartier-Bresson, Behind Gare St. Lazare, Paris (Detail)1932, gelatin silver print | Collection of the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts; Gift of Wm. John Upjohn | © Henri Cartier-Bresson/Magnum Photos, Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson, Paris Here

Norman Rockwell’s Boy Scouts

Norman Rockwell, A Scout is Loyal, 1930, Oil on Canvas | National Scouting Museum Here

Norman Rockwell, Breakthrough for Freedom, 1967, Oil on Canvas | National Scouting Museum Here

Norman Rockwell, All Together, 1947, Oil on Canvas | National Scouting Museum Here

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