At Home and Abroad Anne Whitney in Rome

At Home and Abroad
Anne Whitney in Rome
March 7 - June 3, 2012
Anne Whitney, Roma, 1869. Bronze, 27 x 15 1/2 x 20 in. Gift to the College by the Class of 1886, 1891.1
Robert and Claire Freedman Lober Viewing Alcove

This selection of materials from the Davis collections and the Wellesley College Archives focuses on the American sculptor Anne Whitney (1821-1915) and her life in Rome during the late 19th century. Organized by Jacqueline Marie Musacchio, Associate Professor, and Martha McNamara, Director of the New England Arts & Architecture Program, the presentation complements the Wellesley/Deerfield Symposium, At Home and Abroad: New England Women, Travel, and the Shaping of Artistic Expression, 1840-1910.