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John Frederick Kensett 1816-1872, US

Rank (2014): 10,001 - 25,000 (detailed rank for members only)

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 35

    Solo shows 2

    2001
    American Pastorale: Drawings by John F. Kensett - Palmer Museum of Art, University Park, PA
    1985
    John Frederick Kensett: An American Master - The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, NY

    Group shows 33

    2014
    Manna: Masterworks from the Tufts University Permanent Art Collection - Tufts University Art Gallery, Medford, MA
    Material Friction: Americana and American Art - Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA
    Great Wilderness, Great Expectations: Masterworks from the Adirondack Museum - Adirondack Museum, Blue Mountain Lake, NY
    2013
    Refuge and Remembrance: Landscape Painting in the Civil War Era - Driscoll Babcock Galleries, New York City, NY
    The Panoramic River: the Hudson and the Thames - Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY
    2012
    Artistic Impressions: American Paintings From The Florence Griswold Museum - Albany Institute of History & Art, Albany, NY
    The Valley of the Shadow - The Fralin Museum of Art - University of Virginia Art Museums, Charlottesville, VA
    The Hudson River School: Nature And The American Vision - Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR
    Persistence: The Rural in American Art - The Gund Gallery at Kenyon College, Gambier, OH
    American Scenery: Different Views in Hudson River School Painting - Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, TX
    2011
    Amerivan Scenery: Different Views in Hudson River School Painting - Reading Public Museum, Reading, PA
    2010
    Water - Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, NJ
    Dan Flavin - Drawing American Light: Dan Flavin and the Hudson River School - The Dan Flavin Art Institute - Dia Art Foundation, Bridgehampton, NY
    2009
    Bold, Cautious, True: Walt Whitman and American Art of the Civil War Era - Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY
    Poetic Journey: Hudson River School Paintings from the Grey Collection - Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, NY
    2006
    La Scène américaine, 1860-1930 - Musée des Impressionnismes Giverny, Giverny
    2005
    The Small Format Landscape - Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA
    The American Landscape's "Quieter Spirit" - Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA
    2003
    Masterworks from the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art - Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University, Stanford, CA
    Hudson River School Drawings - The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY
    2002
    National Academicians at the Cornell - Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Winter Park, FL
    2001
    All That Is Glorious Around Us: Paintings from the Hudson River School - Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, NY
    All That is Glorious Around Us - Paintings from the Hudson River School - Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, Gainesville, FL
    Painters and the American West - The Anschutz Collection - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    2000
    Beautiful Landscapes - The Speed Presents Two Early American Landscape - Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY
    Art and Nature: The Hudson River School - Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, GA
    1989
    Bilder aus der neuen Welt - Amerikanische Malerei des 18. und 19. Jahrhunderts - Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich
    1988
    Bilder aus der neuen Welt - Amerikanische Malerei des 18. und 19. Jahrhunderts - Orangerie - Schloss Charlottenburg, Berlin
    1986
    En ny värld - Göteborgs Konstmuseum, Gothenburg
    1980
    American Light: The Luminist Movement, 1850-1875 - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    1976
    The Natural Paradise: Painting in America 1800-1950 - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    1959
    Two Centuries of American Art: 1750-1950 - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    1922
    Third Annual Exhibition: American Art From The Days Of The Colonists To Now - Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX

    Dealer Directory 1

    USA
    Driscoll Babcock Galleries, New York City, NY

    Collections 31

    Spain
    Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid
    USA
    The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
    Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN
    Figge Art Museum, Davenport, IA
    Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC
    The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, CT
    Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens, Jacksonville, FL
    Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, MS
    Samek Art Museum, Lewisburg, PA
    Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, NE
    Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
    Maier Museum of Art, Lynchburg, VA
    Middlebury College Museum of Art, Middlebury, VT
    Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
    New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT
    Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, NJ
    Lyman Allyn Art Museum, New London, CT
    The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, NY
    National Academy Museum, New York City, NY
    Newport Art Museum & Art Association, Newport, RI
    Reading Public Museum, Reading, PA
    Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
    Hillstrom Museum of Art, Saint Peter, MN
    The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, San Marino, CA
    Shelburne Museum, Shelburne, VT
    Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY
    Springfield Museum of Art, Springfield, OH
    Palmer Museum of Art, University Park, PA
    Brauer Museum of Art, Valparaiso, IN
    Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA
    Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Winter Park, FL

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