In a New Light: French Impressionism Arrives in America
Jun 14 - Sep 1View Gallery
In a New Light: French Impressionism Arrives in America highlights Impressionist paintings from Shelburne’s collection. In a New Light pays homage to Monet’s Le Pont, Amsterdam (The Drawbridge, Amsterdam) (1874), a work collected by museum founder Electra Havemeyer Webb’s parents that was the first painting by Monet to become part of an American collection.
The exhibition includes works on loan from private collectors and the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. In a New Light is guest curated by scholar Margaret Burgess. On view in the Cynthia O. and Donald B. Murphy Gallery.