Grand Canyon Grandeur
Tues., June 6, 2017
- Event Category:
- Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West
- 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
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This exhibition, on loan from The A.P. Hays Collection, includes 100 striking and historically important portrayals of one of the world’s most revered natural wonders. Oil paintings, watercolors and prints dating from the 1850s to the 1950s capture the ecological, sociological and visual diversity of the Grand Canyon, while showcasing a range of artistic styles such as naturalism, impressionism, and abstraction. Thomas Moran, Eanger Irving Couse, Gustave Baumann and Gunnar Widforss are among the celebrated artists included in this exhibition.
PHOTO: Hiroshi Yoshida, Grand Canyon, 1925, color woodcut; On loan from The A.P. Hays Collection