Get a rare glimpse at treasured artworks held by dozens of Minnesotaís private collectors. Remarkable for its breadth and caliber, this insightful exhibition showcases more than 140 masterworks by American artists working from 1800 to 1920. Paintings by Winslow Homer, John Singer Sargent, and James Abbott McNeill Whistler, along with work by Minnesota artists such as N. R. Brewer and Alex Fournier, reflect the grand ambitions and daily pleasures of a nation coming into its own. At the same time, these portraits, landscapes, moody meditations, and works on modernismís brink shed new light on the personal passions of Minnesota collectors.
Softcover catalog 56 pages.