Drawings of Town and Country

Drawings from the Armand Hammer Collection

May 1 – November 1, 2008

West Building Ground Floor

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

Overview: This selection of drawings from the Armand Hammer Collection featured landscapes, including Vincent van Gogh’s Magrot’s House, Cuesmes, and botanical drawings such as Albrecht Durer’s Tuft of Cowslips. The exhibition was part of the ongoing series presenting works on paper from the Hammer Collection.

Organization: The exhibition was organized by the National Gallery of Art. Stacey Sell, assistant curator of old master drawings, was exhibition curator.

Image: Camille Pissarro, Montmorency Road, c. 1850/1860, graphite on wove paper, The Armand Hammer Collection, 1991.217.22