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Edith Halpert and the Rise of American Art

Edith Halpert and the Rise of American Art

November 12 @ 11:00 am - 5:45 pm

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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until February 9, 2020

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until February 9, 2020

The Jewish Museum

1109 Fifth Avenue at 92nd Street Upper East Side
New York    + Google Map

Free with museum admission

Learn about Edith Halpert, the trailblazing art dealer whose influence, eye, and passion for American art championed the work of Stuart Davis, Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Jacob Lawrence, Georgia O’Keeffe, Ben Shahn, and Charles Sheeler. See approximately 100 works of American modern and folk art that passed through the Downtown Gallery, the first major mainstream NYC art space run by a a woman and promoting the work of  female, immigrant, Jewish African American and Asian artists.

Pick up an interactive Kids Gallery Guide.

Edith Halpert and the Rise of American Art

Learn about Edith Halpert, the trailblazing art dealer whose influence, eye, and passion for American art championed the work of Stuart Davis, Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Jacob Lawrence, Georgia O’Keeffe, Ben Shahn, and Charles Sheeler. See approximately 100 works of American modern and folk art that passed through the Downtown Gallery, the…

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