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Pastoral and Parkland: American Landscape Paintings

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Passing Shower, ca. 1860 © Courtesy of Arkell Museum
Pastoral and Parkland: American Landscape Paintings

2 Erie Boulevard
Canajoharie, NY 13317
June 30th, 2012 - April 24th, 2013

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PHONE:  
(518) 673-2314
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Tue-Fri 10-5; Sat-Sun 12-5

DESCRIPTION

Paintings of idyllic farmland and pristine parkland and are included in this exhibition of American art from the Arkell collections. Thomas Doughty's idealized depiction of early New England's backwoods and Albert Bierstadt's painting of the majesty of Yellowstone are among the wilderness views. The exhibition also features pastoral and poetic and landscapes by George Inness, Ralph Blakelock, Henry W. Ranger and J. Alden Weir.