Hudson River School Visions: The Landscapes of Sanford R. Gifford
June 27 – September 26, 2004
West Building, Main Floor, Galleries 72 through 77
This exhibition is no longer on view at the National Gallery.
Overview: 70 landscape paintings were displayed in this survey of the work of American painter
A special 8-part series of lectures on landscape painting presented by staff and visiting lecturers was held in conjunction with the exhibition.
Organization: The exhibition was organized by the National Gallery of Art, Washington, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The curators were Franklin Kelly, senior curator of American and British paintings at the National Gallery, and Kevin J. Avery, associate curator, with the assistance of Claire A. Conway, research assistant, department of American paintings and sculpture, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Sponsor: The exhibition was supported by the Henry Luce Foundation.
Catalog: Hudson River School Visions: The Landscapes of Sanford R. Gifford, edited by Kevin J. Avery and Franklin Kelly. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art; New Haven: Yale University Press, 2003.
Other Venues: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, October 7, 2003–February 8, 2004
Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, March 6–May 16, 2004