An American Odyssey · The Warner Collection of American Art

August 13 – November 6, 2011

Detail, Thomas Cole, A View of the Catskill Mountain House

Thomas Cole (1801-1906), Catskill Mountain House, ca. 1845-47, Oil on canvas, Courtesy of the Warner Foundation

This travelling exhibition from Tuscaloosa, Alabama features exceptional paintings from three centuries of American art drawn from the personal collection of Jonathan “Jack” Warner and his wife Susan Austin Warner and the collection of The Warner Foundation. The paintings chronicle the American experience from 1799 to 1971 in portraiture, historical, genre, still life and landscape.