Current Exhibitions

Parviz Tanavoli
February 10 - June 7, 2015
Andy Warhol, Flash – November 22, 1963, 1968. Screen print, sheet: 21 in. x 21 in. Gift of The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. 2013.73
Warhol @ Wellesley
February 24 - June 7, 2015
Rembrandt van Rijn, Landscape with Square Tower, 1650. Etching and drypoint, 3 1/4 in x 6 1/8 in. Gift of the Class of 1900 in memory of Mrs. J. Sewall Naylor (Edith Moore, Class of 1914). 1960.4
Rembrandt and the Landscape Tradition
February 10 - June 7, 2015
Francesc Torres.  Film Still from What Does History Know of Shaving (2014).
What Does History Know of Nail Biting?
February 24 - June 7, 2015
Michael Craig-Martin, Reconstructing Seurat (orange), 2004. Acrylic on aluminum panel, 73 5/8 in. x 110 1/4 in. Extended loan from Mildred Goldsmith Palley (Class of 1978).
Michael Craig-MartinReconstructing Seurat
February 10 – June 7, 2015
Hannah Weiner, Signal Flag Poems, from the portfolio "S.M.S. (Shit Must Stop), No. 3" (June 1968). Two folded brochures, includes a pinwheel. Overall: 7 3/4 in. x 6 3/4 in. Museum purchase, The Nancy Gray Sherrill, Class of 1954, Collection Acquisition Fund 2009.393.3.10
Edged in Black: Selections from SMS
Oct 1, 2014 – Spring 2015
Abraham Janssens, Philemon and Baucis Entertaining Jupiter and Mercury, ca. 1615-25. Oil on canvas, overall: 60 5/16 in. x 91 1/8 in. Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur K. Solomon. 1954.35
Hanging with Old Masters: The Reinstallation of the Davis Museum
Oct 1, 2014 – June 7, 2015

Permanent Collections

Study Gallery
Study Gallery
American Art
American Art
Perceiving Space in Art
Perceiving Space in Art
Stories, Ideals, Beliefs

Recent Acquisitions

Anne Allen, after Jean-Baptiste Pillement, Nouvelle Suitte de Cahiers chinois…a l’usage des déssinateurs et des Peintres, ca. 1796-98. Series of 5 etchings, each with two copperplates inked à la poupée in colors. Museum purchase, The Dorothy Johnston Towne (Class of 1923) Fund, 2010.103.1-.5
Anne Allen after Jean-Baptiste Pillement
Nouvelle Suitte...
Francis Alÿs
Childbirth Tray (Desco da Parto) with The Triumph of Love
Laylah Ali
Untitled (Greenheads)
John Wilson
Martin Luther King Jr.
Samantha Simpson
A Promise is a Promise
Louise Bourgeois
Hanging Figure
The Madonna and Child between Saints Ulrich and Afra with...
Unknown (Lima School), Portrait of a Young Woman , ca. late 18th century, Oil on canvas, 54 3/4'' x 39 1/4'', Museum purchase, Funded by Wellesley College Friends of Art, 2011.17
Portrait of a Young Woman

Upcoming Exhibitions

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