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cruikshank_unruly-pig_140x100Funny Business: Humor in British Drawings from Hogarth to RowlandsonAug. 15-Dec. 1, 2015

Funny Business: Humor in British Drawings from Hogarth to Rowlandson

Aug. 15-Dec. 1, 2015

Huntington Art Gallery, Works on Paper Room

This exhibition features 13 humorous 18th-century British works on paper drawn from the holdings of The Huntington’s art collections. Using a variety of different themes and techniques artists such as Thomas Rowlandson and Isaac Cruikshank played an integral role in creating a thriving market for British drawing and defining British humor during this period.

Church, ChimborazoAmerican Made: Selections from The Huntington’s Early American Art CollectionsSept. 5, 2015-Jan. 5, 2016

American Made: Selections from The Huntington’s Early American Art Collections

Sept. 5, 2015-Jan. 5, 2016

MaryLou and George Boone Gallery

While a portion of the Virginia Steele Scott Galleries of American Art is closed for expansion and reinstallation, 25 selections from among the earliest works in the collection are spotlighted in a temporary installation, focusing on masterworks in various media that were made between 1700 and 1868.

crowds_trafficcontrol140x100A World of Strangers: Crowds in American Art Oct. 17, 2015-April 4, 2016

A World of Strangers: Crowds in American Art 

Oct. 17, 2015-April 4, 2016

Huntington Art Gallery

Crowds are the temporary groups that strangers form at baseball games, parades, riots, and on city streets. Fickle and ephemeral, crowds can be joyous, destructive, or somber. As this focused loan exhibition of about 20 works shows, artists have represented groups of people as patterns of dots, murky silhouettes, and teeming, river-like currents of cars and machinery.

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The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens is a collections-based research and educational institution established in 1919 by Henry E. and Arabella Huntington. Henry Huntington, a key figure in the...

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