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Established in 1931 by Anna Brugh Singer and her husband William H. Singer, Jr., the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts (WCMFA) has been recognized as one of the finest small museums in the United States.
Museum Consort - Just Passing Through:  The Italian Connection

Museum Consort - Just Passing Through: The Italian Connection

Sunday, February 22/2:30 p.m./Free Featuring non-Italian composers who spent time in Italy during their careers.
The Mirror of Nature: The Art of Philip Koch

The Mirror of Nature: The Art of Philip Koch

Exhibition through February 22, 2015
The Quickening Image:  Wax-resist Drawings of David Dodge Lewis and Ephraim Rubenstein - A Twenty-year Collaboration

The Quickening Image: Wax-resist Drawings of David Dodge Lewis and Ephraim Rubenstein - A Twenty-year Collaboration

January 25 - April 12
Illustrated Lecture:  An Armchair Tour of Venice

Illustrated Lecture: An Armchair Tour of Venice

Presenter: Eric Denker, Senior Lecture, National Gallery of Art/February 8, 2:30 p.m.
Exhibition Preview Reception - Diana C. Suttenfield: The Subject is Light

Exhibition Preview Reception - Diana C. Suttenfield: The Subject is Light

February 28/4:30 - 6:30 p.m./Museum Members $15.00/Non-members $20.00/Exhibition: Sunday, March 1 - Sunday, July 5
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    Washington County Museum of fine arts.

    One of the finest small museums in the nation, the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts is located in historic City Park in Hagerstown, Maryland. The Museum is a destination for those interested in the fine arts and education.

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  • Collections

    Thomas Cole, Study for “The Voyage of Life: Childhood”, oil on canvas

    What began as an initial gift from the founders has grown into an extraordinary permanent collection that includes over 7,000 paintings, drawings, prints, sculptures, and other works of art representing a variety of international cultures.

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  • Exhibitions

    Running Elephant, Antoine-Louis Bayre (French 1796-1875), bronze, bequest of Betty and Hal Demuth, Winchester, VA, 2013

    In addition to the permanent collection, the Museum features rotating, traveling, and juried exhibitions. Exhibitions highlight the permanent collection and the work of living artists, as well as local and regionals artists and students.

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