On The Road
John Singer Sargent: Portraits in Praise of Women

The Fenimore Art Museum
Cooperstown, NY

The Arkell Museum's Sargent portrait "Head of an Italian Woman" was featured in this award winning exhibition devoted exclusively to portraits of women by American artist John Singer Sargent (1856 - 1925).
(May 29 - December 31, 2010)

Art in America: Three Hundred Years of Innovation

National Art Museum of China

At this historic first survey exhibition of American art ever presented in the People’s Republic of China, a highlight was one of our own prized Winslow Homer paintings, "Watching the Breakers: A High Sea".
(February 10 - April 5, 2007)


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