John Gadsby Chapman, Painter and Illustrator: A Retrospective Exhibtion

December 16, 1962 – January 13, 1963

Ground Floor, Central Gallery, Bay I, II, III

THIS EXHIBITION IS NO LONGER ON VIEW AT THE NATIONAL GALLERY.

Overview: 70 paintings, drawings, etchings, and book illustrations, dating from 1827 to 1888, were shown in this exhibition of John Gadsby Chapman's work. During his lifetime Chapman was one of America's leading artists. The show brought together loans from 21 public and private collections.

Attendance: 12,664

Catalog: John Gadsby Chapman, Painter and Illustrator, by William P. Campbell. Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1962.