On The Road
From New York to Corrymore: Robert Henri and Ireland

The Mint Museum
Charlotte. NC
May 7 - August 7, 2011

Everson Museum of Art
Syracuse, NY
February 11 - May 13, 2012

Robert Henri's "Moira" , one of the first paintings Bartlett Arkell purchased for the Canajoharie Library, is on loan to this exhibition, the first to examine Henri's work focused on Irish landscapes and people, particularly children. These works were created between the time of Henri's trips to Ireland in 1913 and 1928.

John LaFarge's Second Paradise: Voyages in the South Seas, 1890 - 1891

Yale University Art Gallery
New Haven, CT

(January 22 - March 27, 2011)
Addison Gallery of American Art
Andover, MA

La Farge's watercolor from the Arkell Museum collection was included in this exhibition that showcased the most important La Farge oils, watercolors and sketches from his journey to the islands of the South Pacific.
(October 19, 2010 - January 2, 2011)


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