The Poetry of Nature: Hudson River School Landscapes from the New-York Historical Society

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Date & Time: Sundays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, September 8, 2018 - November 25, 2018

Suggested Audiences: Elders, Adult, College, High School, Middle School, Elementary
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Worcester Art Museum
55 Salisbury Street
Worcester, MA 01609
Cost: Free with Museum admission
Description: "The Poetry of Nature," comprised of some 40 paintings by 25 artists ranging in date from 1818 to 1886, offers a varied survey of important paintings conceived in the style of the Hudson River School and further enriched by each artist's personal vision. The exhibition also offers an opportunity to explore the exchanges of influence among a group of artists whose social and professional networks in New York City and at their favored sketching grounds established an artistic vision that we now recognize as the Hudson River School. This exhibition has been organized by the New-York Historical Society.

Image: Albert Bierstadt (18301902), "Autumn Woods," 1886. Oil on linen. The New-York Historical Society, Gift of Mrs. Albert Bierstadt, 1910.11

This exhibition has been organized by the New-York Historical Society.

Lead Sponsor: Skinner Auctioneers
Supporting Sponsors:Cole Contracting, Inc. and Imperial Distributors, Inc.
Media Partners: The Boston Globe and WGBH

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