Life's Pleasures: The Ashcan School's Brush with Leisure, 1895-1925

March 2 - May 25, 2008



Images of selected art objects from the exhibition


(above: George Bellows, A Day in June, 1913, oil on canvas, 42 x 48 inches. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founder's Society Purchase.)


(above: Guy Péne du Bois', Café Madrid (Portrait of Mr. and Mrs. Chester Dale), 1926, oil on canvas, 27 x 23 _ inches. Museum of Fine Arts, Saint Petersburg, Florida. Bequest of John Hinkle 1990.8)


(above: William Glackens, Chez Moquin, 1905, oil on canvas, 48 x 39 inches. Art Institute of Chicago, Friends of American Art Collection, 1925.295.)


(above: Everett Shinn, Central Park, 1920, oil on canvas, 17 x 19 x 2 inches. Mr. and Mrs. John Wallace.)


(above: Robert Spencer, Courtyard at Dusk, ca.1915, oil on canvas, 30 x 36 1/8 inches. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.)


(above: Maurice Sterne, Entrance of the Ballet, ca. 1904, oil on canvas, 26 x 32 _ inches. Detroit Institute of Arts. Gift of Ralph Harmon Booth.)


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