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American Artists in Europe: Selections from the Permanent Collection

When:
Tuesday, Apr 4, 2017 until Sunday, Apr 9, 2017
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Where:
The Hyde Collection Art Museum, 161 Warren St., Glens Falls, NY 12801

American Artists in Europe: Selections from the Permanent Collection
February 28 - June 11

When Childe Hassam returned to the United States after living in Paris for three years, he brought with him an American form of Impressionism. His Hyde House favorite Geraniums will be exhibited — along with the works of other American artists who found inspiration overseas — in American Artists in Europe: Selections from the Permanent Collection in The Hyde Collection's Whitney-Renz Gallery.

The featured works are drawn from the Museum's permanent collection, highlighting American artists inspired by their travels.

American Artists in Europe: Selections from the Permanent Collection features works from Hassam; Homer, who traveled to England twice in the mid-1800s; Frank Duveneck, who traveled and taught extensively in Italy and Germany; Elihu Vedder, who found inspiration in Italy and eventually lived there permanently; and Leonard Freed, who traveled in Europe and Africa before settling in Amsterdam to photograph its Jewish community; among others.

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