American Painting
& Sculpture

Painting and sculpture made in the United States during the 18th, 19th and early–20th century constitutes the majority of the Museum’s collection. Strengths include portraiture and landscape painting, with works by Gilbert Stuart, Rembrandt Peale, Jasper Cropsey, and John Kensett. The collection also features still life and genre painting by John Francis, William Mason Brown, and Harry Roseland, as well as sculpture by John Rogers.



Top: Thomas Hill (American, 1829–1908), Still Life with Fruit (detail), c. 1855–60
Oil on canvas; 18 1/4 x 22 in. (46.4 x 55.9 cm). Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fred D. Bentley, Sr., 2006.2.5