Cowboys on Fifth Avenue, Bison in the Bronx: Western Sculptors in New York

Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 6:00pm7:00pm
Hamilton Building - Lower Level
Ticketed with member discount. Purchase tickets online or call 720-913-0130.

Thayer Tolles is Marica F. Vilcek Curator of American Paintings and Sculpture, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and co-curator of The American West in Bronze, 1850–1925. Before the special exhibition closes August 31, come hear Dr. Tolles discuss how New York City’s vibrant art scene at the turn of the 20th century inspired and supported sculptors of western American subjects.

Tickets are $5 for students, $10 for DAM members, $15 for others.

Funding generously provided by the DAM Westerners.

 

 

Image credit: John Quincy Adams Ward, American, 1830–1910, The Indian Hunter, 1860 (cast about 1885), Funds from 2009 Collectors’ Choice in honor of Lewis I. Sharp and the Mabel Y. Hughes Charitable Trust, 2009.796