Spring of 2018 will feature an exhibition of the work of another iconic figure in American art. Frederic Church: A Painter’s Pilgrimage is organized by the Detroit Institute of Arts and includes more than fifty paintings and studies, many large-scale, that Church completed during and after his 1867–1869 trip to the Near East, Rome, and Greece.
Image: Frederic Edwin Church, 1826 - 1900. The Andes of Ecuador, 1855, oil on canvas. Frame: 59 5/8 x 87 1/2 in. (151.4 x 222.3 cm) Canvas: 48 x 76 1/2 in. (121.9 x 194.3 cm) Original Purchase Fund from Mary Reynolds Babcock Foundation, Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation, ARCA Foundation, and Anne Cannon Forsyth.