Joseph Wright of Derby: A Selection of Paintings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon
November 22, 1969 – April 26, 1970
Main Floor, Galleries 61, 63

This exhibition is no longer on view at the National Gallery.

Overview: This show included 19 paintings and a pastel self-portrait. Third in the series of exhibitions of the work of a single British artist from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, it was arranged by Ross Watson.

Attendance: 149,624

Catalog: Joseph Wright of Derby: A Selection of Paintings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, by Ross Watson. Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1969.

Image: Joseph Wright, Italian Landscape, 1790, oil on canvas, Paul Mellon Collection, 1983.1.47

Related Artists

Wright, Joseph
British
, 1734 - 1797

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