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1955 Exhibition History

Exhibition Title Dates Catalogues Photographs
Peruvian Pottery and Weaving of Ancient Date, Nathan Cummings Collection, formerly the Wassermann - San Blas Collection June 28, 1954-Jan.3, 1955 2 0
Tapestries 1500-1800 from the Museum Collection Oct.19, 1954-Mar., 1955 0 0
Prints by Max Kahn Oct.25, 1954-Mar.6, 1955 CL 0
Early Chelsea Porcelain Fall, 1954-Spring, 1955 0 0
Japanese Prints by Kitagawa Utamaro Nov.12, 1954-Jan.1, 1955 0 0
Photographs by Brassai Nov.15, 1954-Jan.1, 1955 0 0
Department of Prints and Drawings: Carter H. Harrison Memorial Exhibition Nov.19, 1954-Feb.1, 1955 CL 0
Chinese Gold and Silver in the Carl Kempe Collection Dec.1, 1954-Jan.29, 1955 0 0
Recent Accessions of the Oriental Department Dec.3, 1954-Feb.15, 1955 0 0
Masterpiece of the Month: The Virgin and Child, by Andrea Mantegna Dec. 15, 1954 - Jan. 1955 BCL 0
Art Students League Annual Exhibition Jan. 9 - 30, 1955 1 0
Photographs by Izis Jan.15-Mar.1, 1955 1 0
Water Colors Illustrating Hemingway's The Old Man and the Sea, by Max Gubler Jan.15-Feb.28, 1955 0 0
Great French Paintings: Chauncey McCormick Memorial Exhibition Jan.20-Feb.20, 1955 2 Photo 1

5355 FF1
Gallery of Art Interpretation: Mark Tobey Retrospective Jan.21-Mar.20, 1955 CL 0
Silkscreen Prints, by Dean Meeker Jan.22-Feb.27, 1955 CL 0
Masterpiece of the Month: Hunt on the Heavenly Mountain, Chinese Scroll, 4th C. February, 1955 BCL 0
Joseph Winterbotham Collection of European Paintings March-April, 1955 0 0
Contemporary Chinese Paintings by David Kwok Mar.3-Apr.10, 1955 2 0
Masterpieces of Japanese Prints Mar.10-Apr.17, 1955 2 Photo 1

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5355 FF2
Photographs of Japan by Werner Bischof Mar.15-May 1, 1955 2 0
Society of Typographic Arts 28th Annual Mar. 26-May 1, 1955 2 0
Peruvian Art, Gaffron Collection Spring-Fall, 1955 0 0
Drawings and Woodcuts of Karl Zerbe Mar.-Apr.24, 1955 0 0
Collages by Marie Zoe Greene Mar.-Apr.24, 1955 0 0
Masterpiece of the Month: Portrait of Louis XV, by J. C. le Blon April-May, 1955 BCL 0
Drawings by Modigliani, J. W. Alsdorf Collection Apr.3-May 1, 1955 2 5355 FF5
Drawings by Abraham Rattner Apr.15-May 29, 1955 0 0
Gallery of Art Interpretation: The Trial by Jack Levine Shown With Three Oil Studies And Many Preliminary Drawings Apr.15-Sept.15, 1955 0 0
Society for Contemporary American Art 15th Annual Apr.27-May 30, 1955 CL 0
Japanese Folding Screens Apr.30-Sept.30, 1955 0 0
Growing Art: Work by the Raymond Fund Classes of the Art Institute May 1-May 15, 1955 0 0
Woven Fabrics of the 19th Century May 1-Oct.1, 1955 0 0
Photographs by Edouard van der Elsken May 15-July 1, 1955 CL 0
Graphic Workshop May 6-June 5, 1955 0 0
Masterpiece of the Month: Monkey Band (Affenkapelle), Meissen, German, ca. 1765 June, 1955 BCL 0
Chicago and Vicinity 58th Annual June 2-July 4, 1955 3 5355 FF3
Masterpiece of the Month: Isabella, Wife of Philip IV of Spain, by Velasquez July, 1955 BCL 0
Photographs of Chicago: A Portrait (Press Photographers) July 15-Sept.1, 1955 2 0
SAIC: Faculty Work July 19-Aug.7, 1955 0 0
Japanese Prints by Ichiryusai Hiroshige July 20-Nov.6, 1955 0 0
Masterpiece of the Month: Reclining Water Buffalo,jade, Sung Dynasty August, 1955 BCL 0
Masterpiece of the Month: Silver "Caudle" Cup by Cornelius VanderBurgh September, 1955 BCL 0
School of the Art Institute Annual Sept.5-Sept.25, 1955 0 0
Photographs of San Francisco, Perspective Photographs by Fred Lyon Sept.15-Nov.1, 1955 1 0
Midwest Designer Craftsmen 2nd Annual Sept.24-Sept.25, 1955 0 0
Landscape Prints -Fall, 1955 0 0
Edouard Manet -Fall, 1955 0 0
Francisco Goya y Lucientes -Fall, 1955 0 0
Recent Accessions of the Print Collection -Fall, 1955 0 0
Masterpiece of the Month: Study for the Bathers, Drawing by Renoir October, 1955 BCL 0
French Drawings: Masterpieces from 7 Centuries Oct.13-Nov.27, 1955 2 5355 FF4
Contemporary Chinese Paintings by Chiang Er-Shih Nov.1-Dec.15, 1955 0 0
Japanese Surimono, Helen and Frank Gunsaulus Memorial Collection Nov.11-Dec.11, 1955 0 0
Gallery of Art Interpretation: Presenting the Art Institute's Picassos -Dec.10, 1955 0 0
Art Rental and Sales Gallery: Christmas Sale Dec.2-Dec.10, 1955 0 0