Skip navigation
Share this page
Keyword  Search

Search By Categories

Search By Museum

Select: All, None

Exhibitions Home | Current | Upcoming | Past | Virtual

American Art at the 1893 World's Fair

April 16, 1993 – August 15, 1993

Museum: Portrait Gallery

Location: First Floor, Galleries 121 A & B

To commemorate the centennial of the World's Columbian Exposition and the Columbian Quincentenary, the National Portrait Gallery and the National Museum of American Art jointly present 100 paintings and artworks originally exhibited in Chicago in 1893. Included are The Gross Clinic by Thomas Eakins and Ellen Terry as Lady MacBeth by John Singer Sargent as well as works by William Merritt Chase, Winslow Homer, and James McNeill Whistler.

Catalogue: $60 (cloth); $35 (paper)