American Watercolor in the Age of Homer and Sargent March 1, 2017 – May 14, 2017

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American Watercolor in the Age of Homer and Sargent
March 1, 2017 – May 14, 2017

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This extraordinary gathering of rarely seen masterpieces traces the rise of a uniquely American medium. Shaped by the genius of Winslow Homer and John Singer Sargent, the watercolor movement tells a story about innovation, experimentation, and the creation of bold new ways of seeing the world.

 Experience one of the country’s great artistic legacies through stunning landscapes and illustrations, and designs for ceramics and stained glass.

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In Vaudeville (Dancer with Chorus), 1918
Charles Demuth, American
Watercolor and graphite pencil on laid paper
Sheet: 12 11/16 × 8 1/16 inches (32.2 × 20.5 cm)
A. E. Gallatin Collection, 1952
1952-61-18
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