Author Archive

A Reflection of the Work of Alice Neel

Posted on: Monday, March 4th, 2024 @ 10:18 am

By Daniel Fulco, Ph.D., Agnita M. Stine Schreiber Curator In celebration of Women’s History Month, we hope you enjoy this print in our collection. If you visit the museum, it …

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A look at the Barry Moser’s woodcut, ‘Moraine, Albany, 1975’

Posted on: Saturday, January 20th, 2024 @ 2:10 pm

By Daniel Fulco, Ph.D., Agnita M. Stine Schreiber Curator We hope that you enjoy this woodcut in our collection. If you visit the museum, this print is on view outside …

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Highlighting the Work of Three Female Illustrators in Our Collection

Posted on: Tuesday, January 9th, 2024 @ 8:46 am

By Daniel Fulco, Ph.D., Agnita M. Stine Schreiber Curator To mark the special exhibition Childhood Favorites: 100 Years of Children’s Book Illustration (on view through March 17, 2024), we hope …

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William Singer Captures the Beauty of Winter

Posted on: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2024 @ 9:05 am

By Daniel Fulco, Ph.D., Agnita M. Stine Schreiber Curator In the spirit of the holiday season and as winter begins, we hope you enjoy this drawing from the collection.   William …

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Closed for the holidays

Posted on: Wednesday, December 27th, 2023 @ 8:42 am

Washington County Museum of Fine Arts is closed New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. The museum will be open Dec. 26-29, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Dec. 30, …

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An unknown Italian Baroque artist captures the relationship between Mary and Christ

Posted on: Friday, December 22nd, 2023 @ 2:00 pm

By Daniel Fulco, Ph.D., Agnita M. Stine Schreiber Curator In the spirit of Christmas and the holiday season, we hope you enjoy this drawing from the collection.   Unknown (Italian)The Virgin …

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Celebrate National Cat Lovers Month with ‘Kittens’

Posted on: Friday, December 22nd, 2023 @ 1:51 pm

By Daniel Fulco, Ph.D., Agnita M. Stine Schreiber Curator In celebration of National Cat Lovers Month, we hope that you enjoy this painting from the collection.   Charles van den …

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Russian Artist Wassily Kandinksy’s ‘Abstract Composition’ has Fun with Woodcut

Posted on: Thursday, December 7th, 2023 @ 10:48 am

By Daniel Fulco, Ph.D., Agnita M. Stine Schreiber Curator In celebration of Wassily Kandinsky’s birthday on December 4, we hope that you enjoy this print from the collection. Wassily Kandinsky …

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Two Artists Focus on Pumpkin Pie

Posted on: Thursday, December 7th, 2023 @ 10:38 am

By Daniel Fulco, Ph.D., Agnita M. Stine Schreiber Curator In celebration of Thanksgiving, we hope that you enjoy this painting in our collection. Sterling Strauser (American, 1907‒1995)Pumpkin Pie, 1993Oil on …

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Fernand Léger’s Vibrant ‘La Grande Parade’ Focuses on Circus Performers

Posted on: Thursday, December 7th, 2023 @ 10:15 am

We hope that you enjoy this lithograph in our collection. When you visit the museum, this print is on view in the lobby. Fernand Léger (French, 1881‒1955)La Grande Parade (The …

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