Treasures of the Swope

Cretan Woman, ca. 1935 Boris Lovet-Lorski (Lithuania 1894 – New York 1973) Marble of Crete, 12 ffi x 6 ¾ x 9 inches Museum purchase with gift of the Genevieve […]

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Treasures of the Swope

Otto Stark (Indianapolis, Indiana 1859 – 1926) The Harbor Light, 1917 oil on canvas, 16 x 23 15/16 inches gift of Gretchen Stark 1964.39 Generations of Hoosiers, including many from […]

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Treasures of the Swope

John Otis Adams (Amity, Indiana 1851 – Indianapolis, Indiana 1927) Iridescence of a Shallow Stream, 1902 oil on canvas, 28 1/8 x 47 13/16 inches Transferred from the Emeline Fairbanks Memorial […]

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Treasures of the Swope

Grant Wood (Anamos, Iowa 1891 – Iowa City, Iowa, 1942) Spring in Town oil on panel, 24 x 22 1/2 inches museum purchase, 1941.30 Grant Wood is best known for his […]

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Treasures of the Swope

William Merritt Chase (Nineveh, Indiana 1849- New York 1916) Still Life with Urns and Red Peppers, c. 1900 oil on canvas, 29 x 36 inches museum purchase, 1955.01   Born […]

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Treasures of the Swope

Billy Morrow Jackson Symmetrical Man: Portrait of Dr. Martin Luther King, 1968 lithograph Gift of Howard E. Wooden 1990.13   Billy Morrow Jackson’s (Kansas City, Missouri 1926 – 2006 Urbana, […]

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Treasures of the Swope

Gordon Samstag (New York, New York 1906 – Naples, Florida 1990) Young Man Desires Position, 1930 oil on canvas, 50 1/6 x 47 1/4 inches Museum purchase 1944.08   The […]

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Treasures of the Swope

Tompkins Harrison Matteson (Peterboro, New York 1813 – Sherburne, New York 1884) Washington’s Fairwell to HIs Officers, 11855 Oil on canvas, 35 3/8 x 47 1/2 inches Gift of the […]

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Treasures of the Swope

William T. Turman (Graysville, Indiana 1867 – Taft, California 1960) Jewel Pool, 1945 Oil on paperboard, 25 13/16 x 35 13/16 inches Bequest of Beatrice W. Sayer 1997.03   “Jewel […]

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