R.A.H. (againstathorn) wrote,
R.A.H.
againstathorn

Smithsonian / National Gallery / Brooklyn Museum

It was my initial intent to provide full reviews of my recent visits to the Smithsonian, the National Gallery and the Brooklyn Museum, but after putting off this momentous task for the past couple weeks I realized that such an exercise was beyond my capacity, and I just don’t have the time or energy to compose a painstakingly thorough recount of each & every work which struck my interest. I will supply a list of said works for personal reference though.

Those marked with an asterisk were my favorites.

SMITHSONIAN AMERICAN ART MUSEUM

William Holbrook Beard - The Lost Balloon *
Thomas Wilmer Dewing - In the Garden
Kenyon Cox - An Eclogue
*
Robert Reid - The Mirror
Emanuel Gottlieb Leutze - Westward the Course of Empire Takes Its Way (mural study, U.S. Capitol)
*
Peter Frederick Rothermel - Columbus before the Queen
*
Albert Bierstadt - Among the Sierra Nevada, California
*
Elihu Vedder - Volterra
Frederic Edwin Church - Cotopaxi
Henry Ossawa Tanner - Abraham's Oak
*
Jasper Francis Cropsey - The Coast of Genoa
John Whetten Ehninger - October
Ralph Albert Blakelock - Moonlight, Indian Encampment
Robert S. Duncanson - Pompeii
Sanford Robinson Gifford - Villa Malta, Rome
Thomas Hiram Hotchkiss - Torre di Schiavi
*
Washington Allston - Hermia and Helena
Worthington Whittredge - The Amphitheatre of Tusculum and Albano Mountains, Rome
*
Homer Dodge Martin - The Iron Mine, Port Henry, New York
Charles Sprague Pearce - Lamentations over the Death of the First-Born of Egypt
Miner Kilbourne Kellogg - The Top of Mount Sinai with the Chapel of Elijah
Frank Duveneck - Water Carriers, Venice
*
Richard Norris Brooke - A Dog Swap
Thomas Le Clear - Interior with Portraits
*
J William Fosdick - Adoration of St. Joan of Arc
*
Frederic Edwin Church - Aurora Borealis
Samuel Colman - Storm King on the Hudson
Sanford Robinson Gifford - Whiteface Mountain from Lake Placid
*
Thomas Moran - The Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Thomas Moran - The Chasm of the Colorado
Thomas Moran - The Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Thomas Cole - The Subsiding of the Waters of the Deluge
John Quidor - The Headless Horseman Pursuing Ichabod Crane
*

SMITHSONIAN – LUCE CONSERVATION CENTER

Kenyon Cox – Echo *
Ralph Albert Blakelock - Moonrise
Ralph Albert Blakelock - The Signal Fire
Robert S. Duncanson - Scottish Landscape
Robert S. Duncanson - Vesuvius and Pompeii
Miner Kilbourne Kellogg - Head of an Arab Girl
Miner Kilbourne Kellogg - Portrait of Hiram Powers' Daughter
Miner Kilbourne Kellogg - Ruins of Asrum Asia Minor: Explored with Layard (Sir Henry Layard)
Emanuel Gottlieb Leutze - The Courtship of Anne Boleyn
*
Joh Vanderlyn - The Landing of Columbus
*

SMITHSONIAN – GRAND SALON AT RENWICK GALLERY

Dwight W. Tryon - November
George Loring Brown - View of the Temple of Peace in the Roman Forum
Edwin Lord Weeks - Hindu Merchants
Edwin Lord Weeks - Street Scene in India
Frederick J. Waugh - The Knight of the Holy Grail
*
Charles Warren Eaton - Gathering Mists
Elliott Daingerfield - Bringing Home the New Born Lamb
*

SMITHSONIAN - THE GREAT HALL OF WONDERS EXHIBIT

Albert Bierstadt – Last of the Buffalo
Martin Johnson Heade - Marsh with Hunter
Bass Otis – Interior Smithy
Alvan Fisher – Great Horseshoe Fall, Niagara
George Catlin – Niagara Falls
Hermann Herzog – View of Niagara falls in Moonlight
John Kensett – Niagara Falls
Regis Francois Gignoux – Niagara, Table Rock, Winter
*
Daniel Huntington – Portrait of Durand
Gorge Inness – Lakawanna Valley
*
Charles Wilson Peale – Exhumanation of Mastadon
*
Henry Alexander – the First Lesson
Jasper Crospey – Starrucca Viaduct, PA
*
Newbold Hough Trotter – Held Up
*
Bierstadt – Giant Redwood trees of California
Thomas Hill – Wawona Tree
*

NATIONAL GALLERY – WEST BUILDING

EARLY ITALIAN

Agolino Lorenzetti – Saint Catherine of Alexandria *
Anonymous Byzantine – Madonna and Child on a Curved Throne
Paolo Venaziano – Crucifixion
Simone Martini – The Angel of the Annunciation
*
Ambrogio Borgognone – Christ Risen from the Tomb
Andrea Mantegna – Judith with the Head of Holofernes
Benozzo Gozzoli - Feast of Herod and the Beheading of Saint John the Baptist
*
Benvenuto di Giovanni – Christ in Limbo
Bernardino Luini – Venus
*
Piero Della Francesca – Saint Apollonia
*
Carlo Crivelli – Madonna and Child
*
Carlo Crivelli – Madonna and Child Enthroned with Donor
Francesco del Cossa – Crucifixion
Francesco del Cossa – Saint Lucy
*
Giorgione – Adoration of the Shepherds
Giovanni d'Alemagna – Saint Apollonia Destroys a Pagan Idol
*
Jacopo del Sellaio – Saint John the Baptist
Pesellino – The Crucifixion with Saint Jerome and Saint Francis
Alvise Vivarini – Saint Jerome Reading
Cima da Conegliano – Saint Jerome in the Wilderness
Giovanni Bellini – Saint Jerome Reading
Lorenzo Lotto – Allegory of Virtue and Vice
*
Sebastiano del Piombo – Portrait of a Young Woman as a Wise Virgin
Vittore Carpaccio – Flight into Egypt
Antonio Maria Vassallo – The Larder
Giuseppe Arcimboldo - Four Seasons in One Head
*
Sodoma – Saint George and the Dragon
*
Jacopo Bassano – Annunciation to the Shepherds
Jacopo Bassano – Miraculous Draught of Fishes
Dosso Dossi - Circe and her Lovers in a Landscape
*
Bacchiacca – Flagellation of the Christ
*
Bacchiacca – Gathering of Manna
*
Domenico Beccafumi – Holy Family with Angels
*
Jacopo Tintoretto – Worship of the Golden Calf


LATER ITALIAN

Alessandro Magnasco – Choristers *
Bernardo Bellotto – Fortress of Konigstein
*
Sebastiano Ricci – The Last Supper
Sebastiano Ricci and Marco Ricci – Memorial to Admiral Sir Clowdisley Shovell
*
Giovanni Battista Tiepolo – Queen Zenobia Addressing Her Soldiers
Giuseppe Maria Crespi – Tarquin and Lucretia
Bernardo Cavallino – Triumph of Galetea
*
Bernardo Strozzi – Saint Francis in Prayer
Corrado Giaquinto – Autumn
*
Corrado Giaquinto – Winter
*

SPANISH

Luis Melendez – Still Life with Figs and Bread

GERMAN/AUSTRIAN/FLEMISH/NETHERLANDISH

Master of Heiligenkreuz – Death of Saint Clare *
Master of the Death of Saint Nicholas of Munster – Calvary
*
Master of the Saint Bartholomew Altar – Baptism of Christ
*
Master of the Saint Lucy Legend – Mary, Queen of Heaven
*
Master of the Starck Triptych – Raising of the Cross
*
Gerard David – Rest on the Flight into Egypt
*
Jan Gossaert – Madonna and Child
Jan Gossaert – Portrait a Merchant
*
Jan Bruegel the Elder – River Landscape
Maerten van Heemskerck – Rest on the Flight into Egypt
*
Michel Sittow – Assumption of the Virgin
Peeter Neeffs the Elder – Antwerp Cathedral
Jan Van Eyck – Annunciation
*
Master of Saint Giles – Baptism of Clovis
Master of Saint Giles – Episodes from the Life of a Bishop Saint


DUTCH

Frans Post – Brazilian Lanscape, probably Pernambuco *
Joachim Anthonis Wtewael – Moses Striking the Rock
*
Roelandt Savery – Landscape with the Flight into Egypt
*
Hendrick Goltzius – Fall of Man
Adam Van Breen – Winter Landscape with Skaters
*
Aert van der Neer – Moonlit Landscape with Bridge
*
Ludolf Backhuysen – Ships in Distress off a Rocky Coast
*
Abraham Mignon – Still Life with Fruit, Fish, and a Nest
*
Willem Van Aelst – Still Life with Dead Game
Dirck Van Delen – Church Interior with Elegant Figures
Emmanuel De Witte – Interior of Oude Kerk, Amsterdam
Isack Van Ostade – Workmen before an Inn


FRENCH

Claude Joseph Vernet – The Shipwreck *
Charles Amedee Philippe Van Loo - Soap Bubbles
Charles Amedee Philippe Van Loo – The Camera Obscura
Jean-Baptiste de Champaigne – Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence
*
Nicholas de Largillierre – Elizabeth Throckmorton
Nicholas de Largillierre – Self Portrait
Georges de La Tour – Rapentant Magdelene
Jean Francois de Troy – Adduction of Europa
Jean Francois de Troy – Cupid and Psyche
Simon Vouet – Saint Jerome and the Angel
Francois Boucher – Allegory of Music
*
Jean Honore Fragonard – Game of the Horse and Rider
Jean Honore Fragonard – Visit to the Nursery
Hubert Robert – Ponte Salario
Eugene Boudin – Beach at Villerville
Henri Fantin-Latour – Still Life
*
Jean- Baptiste-Camille Corot – Forest of Fontainebleau
Louis-Leopold Boilly – A Painter’s Studio
*
Odilon Redon – Saint Sebastian
*

ENGLISH

Thomas Gainsborough – Seashore with Fishermen *
Joseph Mallord William Turner – Keelmen Heaving in Coals by Moonlight
Joseph Wright – Corinthian Mind
*
Joseph Wright – Italian Landscape
*

AMERICAN WORKS

Samuel F. B. Morse - Gallery of the Louvre *
Benjamin Marshall – J.G. Shaddick
Benjamin West – Colonel Guy Johnson and Karonghyontye
Eastman Johnson – On Their Way to Camp
Albert Bierstadt – Lake Lucerne
Alfred Thompson Bricher – Quiet Day near Manchester
Asher Brown Durand – The Stranded Ship
*
Jasper Francis Cropsey – The Spirit of War
*
John Frederick Kensett – Beach at Beverly
John la Farge – The Last Valley—Paradise Rocks
Martin Johnson Heade – Sunlight and Shadow: The Newbury Marshes
*
Sanford Robinson Gifford – Siout, Egypt
*
Thomas Cole – Italian Coast Scene with Ruined Tower
Thomas Cole – The Notch of the White Mountains
*
Thomas Cole - Voyage of Life Series
Thomas Doughty – Fanciful Landscape
*
Thomas Moran – Green River Cliffs, Wyoming
William Shanley Haseltine – Natural Arch at Capri
William Trost Richards – October
Worthington Whittredge – Second Beach, Newport
Thomas Wilmer Dewing – Lady with a Lute
Albert Pinkham Ryder – Siegfried and the Rhine Maidens
*
Charles Ethan Porter - Cherries
Charles Ethan Porter – Still Life with Bread and Wine Bottle
*
Joseph Decker – Green Plums
Martin Johnson Heade – Cattleya Orchid and Three Brazilian Hummingbirds
*

NATIONAL GALLERY – EAST BUILDING

Eugene Boudin – Return of the Tere-Neuvier
Jean-Charles Cazin – Quarry of the Monsieur Pascal near Nanterre
Jean-Joseph-Xavier Bidauld – View of the Waterfalls at Tivoli
Jules-Romain Joyant – Scuola di San Marco, Venice
Louise-Josephine Sarazin de Belmont – Roman Theater at Taormina
Narcisse Diaz de la Pena – Forest Scene
John Frederick Kensett – An Ilex Tree on Lake Albano, Italy


BROOKLYN MUSEUM - AMERICAN COLLECTIONS

Francis Guy – Winter Scene in Brooklyn *
John Quidor – The Money Diggers
*
Albert Bierstadt – A Storm in the Rocky Mountains
*
Asher B. Durand – The First Harvest in the Wilderness
*
Thomas Cole – A View of the Two Lakes and Mountain House, Catskill Mountains, Morning
*
Francis Augustus Silva – The Hudson at the Tappan Zee
Fritz Henry Lane – Off Mount Desert Island
John Frederick Kensett – Lake George
John William Casilear – Lake George
Louis Remy Mignot – Niagara
*
Thomas Cole – The Pic-Nic
Thomas Doughty – Landscape after Ruysdael
Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait - The Reprimand. Ah! You Naughty Fawn, You Have Been Eating the Flowers Again
*
Thomas Wilmer Dewing – Lady in Gold
Fredric Edwin Church – Tropical Scenery
George Inness – On the Delaware River
George Inness – Sunrise
Ralph Albert Blakelock – Moonlight
*
William Trost Richards – Old Orchard at Newport
Daniel Ridgway Knight – Shepherdess of Rolleboise
*
Edwin Lord Weeks – Old Blue-Titled Mosque, outside Delhi, India
*
Fredrick Arthur Bridgeman – An Interesting Game
*
Louis Comfort Tiffany – On the Way between Old and New Cairo, Citadel Mosque of Mohammed Ali, and Tombs of the Mamelukes
*
William Merritt Chase – Moorish Warrior
*
Elihu Vedder – Soul in Bondage
George Benjamin Luks – Hester Street
Robert Weir – Embarkation of the Pilgrims
*

BROOKLYN MUSEUM - LUCE CONSERVATION CENTER

Elliott Daingerfield – The Midnight Moon *
Will Hicok Low – Love Disarmed
William Michael Harnett – Still Life with Three Castles Tobacco


BROOKLYN MUSEUM – AMERICAN COLLECTION (NOT ON DISPLAY & DIDN’T SEE)

Emanuel Leutze – Columbus before the Queen
Harry Wilson Watrous – Just a Couple of Girls
Joseph Rusling Meeker – Arcadians in the Achafalaya
William McGregor Paxton – Girl Arranging Flowers


BROOKLYN MUSEUM - EUROPEAN COLLECTIONS

Carlo Crivelli – Saint James Major *
Lorenzo di Niccolo – Six Martyrs
Lorenzo Monaco – Madonna of Humility
Northern French – Martyrdom of Saints Cosmas and Damian with Their Three Brothers
*
Unknown Peruvian Artist – Christ Child with Passion Symbols
Agostino Brunias – Free Woman of Color with Their Children and Servants in a Landscape
Giovanni Boldini – Portrait of a Lady
Jusepe de Ribera – Saint Joseph with the Flowering Rod
Arnold Bocklin – Roman Landscape
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot – Young Women of Sparta
Jean-Francois Millet – Shepherd Tending His Flock
*
John Linton Chapman – The Apian Way
*
Narcisse-Virgile Diaz de la Pena – Forest Scene
Nikolai Egorovich Sverchkov – Scene in Russia
Vasily Vereshchagin – A Resting Place of Prisoners
*
Vasily Vereshchagin – Road of the War Prisoners
*

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