Master Prints of the 19th and 20th Centuries on Display

A new art exhibit, featuring prints of American, British and French artists, is on display at William Woods University through Feb. 2. A public reception and gallery talk will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Jan. 24.


“Mid-Missouri Collectors Present: Master Prints of the 19th and 20th Centuries” may be viewed in the Mildred Cox Gallery of the Gladys Woods Kemper Center for the Arts. The exhibit features more than 90 works by well-known artists such as Delacroix, Matisse, Bishop, Sloan, Kent, Soyer, Brockhurst, Haden and Augustus John.


The exhibit emphasizes etchings, lithographs and engravings by, among others, American Masters Isabel Bishop, Paul Cadmus, Warrington Colescott, Adoph Dehn, Fritz Eichenberg, Rockwell Kent, Jack Levine, William Klapp, Luigi Lucioni, Reginald Marsh, Fred Shane, John Sloan, Raphael Soyer and Lynd Ward.


English artists represented include Gerald Brockhurst, John Sell Cotman, Eric Gill, Seymour Haden, Augustus John, Laura Knight and William Strang.


Among the French masters featured are Theodore Chasseriau, Albert Decaris, Honoré Daumier, Eugene Delacroix, Gustave Doré, Raoul Dufy, Aristide Maillol, Henri Matisse, Charles Meryon and Jules Pascin.


Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, call (573) 592-4245.

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