Staff-narrated Painting Stops | Luce Center Audio Tour

Max Arthur Cohn

Bethlehem Steel Works - 1978.41.1 - 1a

Born: London, England 1903–Died: New York, New York 1998

Bethlehem Steel Works

1938, oil on canvas

 

 

Joshua Johnson

Portrait of Adelia Ellender - 1983.95.55 - 1a

Portrait of Adelia Ellender

about 1803–1805, oil on canvas

 

 

 

Byron Browne

Head - 1986.92.9 - 1a

Born: Yonkers, New York 1907–Died: New York, New York 1961

Head

1938, oil on fiberboard

 

 

Louis M. Eilshemius

Three Girls and River - 1980.34.3 - 1a

Born: Arlington, New Jersey 1864–Died: New York, New York 1941

Three Girls and River

1907, oil on fiberboard

 

 

Peter Blume

Vegetable Dinner - 1984.101 - 1a

Born: Smorgon, Russia 1906–Died: New Milford, Connecticut 1992

Vegetable Dinner

1927, oil on canvas

 

 

Follower of Jan Steen

The Doctor's Visit - 1956.11.50 - 1a

Born: Leiden, Netherlands 1626–Died: Leiden, Netherlands 1679

The Doctor’s Visit

17th century, oil on canvas

 

 

Georgia O'Keeffe

Yellow Calla - 1978.34 - 1a

Born: Sun Prairie, Wisconsin 1887–Died: Santa Fe, New Mexico 1986

Yellow Calla

1926, oil on fiberboard

 

 

Mose Tolliver

Self-Portrait - 1986.65.142 - 2a

Born: Pike Road, Alabama 1919–Died: Montgomery, Alabama 2006

Self-Portrait

1926, oil on fiberboard

 

 

Unidentified

Eliza Osgood Peabody, Age 6 - 1999.27.57 - 1a

Eliza Osgood Peabody, Age 6

1830, watercolor on ivory

 

 

 

William Gropper

Construction of the Dam (study for mural, the Department of the Interior, Washington, D.C.) - 1965.18.11A-C - 1a

Born: New York, New York 1897–Died: Manhasset, New York 1977

Construction of the Dam (study for mural, the Department of the Interior, Washington, D.C.)

1938, oil on canvas

 

 

Michael Goldberg

New Canaan - 1980.6.10 - 1a

Born: New York, New York 1924–Died: New York, New York 2007

New Canaan

1959, oil on canvas

 

 

William H. Johnson

Swing Low, Sweet Chariot - 1983.95.52 - 1a

Born: Florence, South Carolina 1901–Died: Central Islip, New York 1970

Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

about 1944, oil on paperboard

 

 

Romaine Brooks

Born: Rome, Italy 1874–Died: Nice, France 1970

Una, Lady Troubridge

1924, oil on canvas

 

 

Xavier J. Barile

Born: Tufo, Italy 1891–Died: New York, New York 1981

42nd St. Nocturne

1953, oil on fabric: canvas mounted on paperboard

 

 

Jacob Kainen

Woman with Dark Hair - 1979.82 - 1a

Born: Waterbury, Connecticut 1909–Died: Washington, District of Columbia

Woman with Dark Hair

2001, oil on canvas

 

 

Benjamin Trott

Anne Hume Shippen - 1999.87.1 - 1a

Born: Boston, Massachusetts–Died: Washington, District of Columbia

Anne Hume Shippen

about 1796, watercolor on ivory

 

 

Albert Pinkham Ryder

Passing Song - 1929.6.103 - 1a

Born: New Bedford, Massachusetts 1847–Died: New York, New York 1917

Passing Song

before 1902, oil on wood

 

 

George Tooker

The Waiting Room - 1969.47.43 - 1a

Born: New York, New York 1920–Died: Hartland, Vermont 2011

The Waiting Room

1959, egg tempera on wood

 

 

Laszlo Moholy-Nagy

Leuk 5 - 1986.92.66 - 1a

Born: Bacsbarsod, Hungary 1895– Died: Chicago, Illinois 1946

Leuk 5

1946, oil and pencil on canvas

 

 

John R. Grabach

The Fifth Year - 1979.119.1 - 1a

Born: Newark, New Jersey 1886– Died: 1981

The Fifth Year

1934, oil on wood

 

 

Philip Evergood

Dowager in a Wheelchair - 1986.6.90 - 1a

Born: New York, New York 1901– Died: Bridgewater, Connecticut 1973

Dowager in a Wheelchair

1952, oil on fiberboard

 

 

Joseph Hirsch

The Naked Man - 1966.84.3 - 1a

Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1910– Died: New York, New York 1981

The Naked Man

1959-1962, oil on canvas

 

 

Charles Pollock

Look Down That Road - 1975.94.2 - 1a

Born: Denver, Colorado 1902– Died: Paris, France 1988

Look Down That Road

1942, oil on canvas mounted on fiberboard

 

 

Thomas Wilmer Dewing

Portrait of a Lady - 1929.6.34 - 1a

Born: Boston, Massachusetts 1851– Died: New York, New York 1938

Portrait of a Lady

about 1895, oil on canvas

 

 

Ralph Albert Blakelock

Moonrise - 1909.7.3 - 1a

Born: New York, New York 1847– Died: Elizabethtown, New York 1919

Moonrise

n.d., oil on wood

 

 

Sarah Paxton Ball Dodson

Une Martyre (Saint Thechla) - 1923.8.1 - 1a

Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1847– Died: Brighton, England 1906

Une Martyre (Saint Thechla)

1891, oil on canvas

 

 

Henry Ossawa Tanner

Mary - 1991.102 - 1a

Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1859– Died: Paris, France 1937

Mary

about 1914, oil on canvas

 

 

Henry Ossawa Tanner

Portrait of the Artist's Wife - 1983.95.211 - 1a

Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1859– Died: Paris, France 1937

Portrait of the Artist’s Wife

1897, oil on fiberboard

 

 

George Inness

Georgia Pines - 1909.7.33 - 2a

Born: Newburgh, New York 1825– Died: Bridge of Allan, Scotland 1894)

Georgia Pines

1890, oil on wood

 

 

Kenyon Cox

Lengthening Shadows - 1983.114.9 - 1a

Born: Warren, Ohio 1856– Died: New York, New York 1919

Lengthening Shadows

1888, oil on canvas

 

 

Unidentified

Erie Railroad - 1986.65.146 - 1a

Erie Railroad

19th century, oil on canvas

 

 

Alice Pike Barney

The Necklace - 1951.14.77 - 1a

Born: Cincinnati, Ohio 1857– Died: Los Angeles, California 1931 

The Necklace

1898, oil on canvas

 

 

Michael Dailey

Scapa Evening - 1974.19 - 1a

Born: Des Moines, Iowa 1938– Died: Seattle, Washington 2009

Scapa Evening

1973, oil on canvas