John Twachtman

Connecticut Landscapes

October 15, 1989 – February 11, 1990

East Building Ground Level

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

Overview: 26 paintings, dating from 1889 to 1901, were shown of the artist's farm and its immediate vicinity in Greenwich, Connecticut. This exhibition was the last in a series of 3 exhibitions of American impressionists at the National Gallery.

Organization: Deborah Chotner, assistant curator of American art, was the exhibition curator. Gaillard Ravenel and Mark Leithauser designed the exhibition, and Gordon Anson designed the lighting.

Sponsor: Bell Atlantic supported the exhibition.

Image: John Henry Twachtman, Winter Harmony, c. 1890/1900, oil on canvas, Gift of the Avalon Foundation, 1964.22.1

Attendance: 155,470

Catalog: John Twachtman: Connecticut Landscapes, by Deborah Chotner, Lisa N. Peters, and Kathleen A. Pyne. Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1989.

Brochure: John Twachtman: Connecticut Landscapes. Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1989.

Other Venues:
Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, Connecticut, March 18–May 20, 1990