Exhibition Viewing

Scenes of New York City: The Elie and Sarah Hirschfeld Collection

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
Saturday, January 22, 11 am

Georgia O'Keeffe (1887-1986), Study for "Brooklyn Bridge", 1949, Charcoal and black and white chalk on paper. 39 7/8 x 29 1/2 in. (1,013 x 749 mm)
Promised gift of Elie and Sarah Hirschfeld, Scenes of New York City.
© 2021 Georgia O'Keeffe Museum / Artists Rights Society (ARS) New York


Join Roberta J.M. Olson, Curator of Drawings at the New-York Historical Society, for an intimate tour of this fantastic promised gift of artworks from The Elie and Sarah Hirschfeld Collection.

  "A major exhibition to mark the landmark promised gift from philanthropists and art collectors Elie and Sarah Hirschfeld, Scenes of New York City features works by artists Marc Chagall, David Hockney, Edward Hopper, Jacob Lawrence, Louise Nevelson, Georgia O'Keeffe, Norman Rockwell, and Andy Warhol, among others. The 130 works on display-paintings, works on paper in various media, and sculpture-include 113 works by 82 artists not currently represented in New-York Historical's collections, with a thematic thread that celebrates views of New York City."

Visit the N-Y HS website for more information on the exhibition.


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