Do paintings get a summer vacation?

In the case of Milton Avery’s The Picnic, Vermont, 1940, the answer is “yes.” This outstanding painting is on loan to the Bennington Museum in Bennington, Vermont until November for their exhibition Milton Avery’s Vermont. The only Avery in our collection, it is in good company there with thirteen other paintings by the artist and… Keep reading

The Picnic by Milton Avery

Juno and Argus, Guardian of the Jupitern Herds

As part of an ongoing effort to conserve key artworks in the Gallery’s collection, Juno and Argus, Guardian of the Jupitern Herds was recently restored and is welcomed back for use in teaching and exhibitions. This seventeenth century Flemish painting is of the School of Jacob Jordaens (1593–1678), who was a student of Peter Paul… Keep reading

Juno and Argus