Tuesday, December 29, 2009

The Work Ethic in American Art

Nevada Museum of Art
160 West Liberty Street

The Work Ethic in American Art

This small exhibition highlights paintings from the museum’s collection that depict laborers, work environments, and workers at rest.

Artists include Lovell Birge Harrison, Elsie Palmer Payne, Jacob Getlar Smith, and Moses Soyer.

Through March 28, 2010.

[Text and graphic from NMA website. Caption: "Elsie Palmer Payne, 'Sheep Dipping Time,' circa 1930s. Oil on canvas, 25 x 30 inches. Collection of Nevada Museum of Art, Purchased with Funds Provided by E.L. Wiegand Foundation."]

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