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Animals and Poetry: Mark Leithauser

May 30–December 30, 2006
East Building, Ground Floor, Study Center

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


original exhibition poster
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Overview: Installed for the launch of the book Lettered Creatures by Brad Leithauser, with illustrations by Mark Leithauser, this exhibition highlighted how various artists and authors have used animals in conjunction with poetry throughout the history of the printed word.

Organization: The exhibition was organized by the National Gallery of Art. Neal Turtell, executive librarian, was curator.

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