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1939 Exhibition History

Exhibition Title Dates Catalogues Photographs Press Release Related Corre- spondence
Selections from the Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection of Drawings Sept.1, 1938-Apr.30, 1939 0 0    
Etchings of Venice, Clarence Buckingham Collection Nov.1, 1938-Jan.29, 1939 0 0    
Etchings of Venice Nov.1, 1938-Jan.29, 1939 0 0    
Snow Landscapes and Figures in Snow: Japanese Prints from the Clarence Buckingham Collection Nov.3, 1938-Feb.1, 1939 0 0    
International Exhibition of Etching and Engraving 5th Annual Nov.4, 1938-Jan.9, 1939 0 5338 FF3    
Collectors' Exhibition No.1: Chinese Porcelains and Jades, lent by Mr.and Mrs. Robert J. Dunham and Russell Tyson Nov.12, 1938-Jan.12, 1939 0 0    
SAIC: Art Students' League Nov.19, 1938-Jan.7, 1939 BCL 0    
Children's Museum: Giovanni di Paolo Dec.1, 1938 - Feb.13, 1939 0 6239 FF1    
W.P.A.: Milwaukee Handicraft Project Dec.6, 1938-Jan.4, 1939 0 0    
Paintings and Prints by Pierre Bonnard and Edouard Vuillard Dec.15, 1938-Jan.15, 1939 2 5338 FF8    
Paintings and Drawings by Gros, Gericault, Delacroix,lent by Museums and Private Collections of France Dec.15, 1938-Jan.15, 1939 2 5339 FF10    
Christmas Story in Art: Paintings, Sculpture and Prints Dec.15, 1938-Jan.15, 1939 CL+BCL 0    
Architecture by Mies van der Rohe Dec.15, 1938-Jan.15, 1939 0 0    
George Grosz: A Survey of His Art from 1918-1938 Dec.15, 1938-Jan.15, 1939 CL+BCL 5338 FF7    
35 Old Master Drawings, lent by Sir Robert Witt, London Dec.15-Jan.15, 1939 BCL 0    
The Masterpiece of the Month: Two Little Circus Girls, by August Renoir, the Potter Palmer Collection January, 1939 BCL 0    
Children's Museum / Gallery of Art Interpretation: The Making of A Masterpiece, Altarpiece by Giovanni di Paolo Jan.1-Mar.6, 1939 0 6239 FF1    
A National Exhibition of Representative Buildings of the Post-War Period Jan.8-Jan.29, 1939 CL 0    
Woodcuts from Books of the 15th Century Jan.13-May 28, 1939 0 0    
SAIC: Pledge Exhibit Jan.16-Jan.30, 1939 BCL 0td>    
SAIC: 58 Photographs by G. Alden Smith, The James Nelson Raymond Foreign Traveling Fellowship Jan.30-Feb.12, 1939 0 0    
SAIC: Junior Department Exhibition Jan.31-Feb.6, 1939 0 0    
The Masterpiece of the Month: The Lamentation from The Great Passion, Woodcut by Albrecht Durer, Memorial Collection of John H. Wrenn February, 1939 BCL 0    
Recent Accessions in Prints 1937-1938 Feb.1-May 14, 1939 0 0    
In Wind and Rain: Japanese Prints from the Clarence Buckingham Collection Feb.1-Mar.15, 1939 0 0    
Woodcuts from Books of the 15th Century Feb.1-May 28, 1939 0 0    
Original American Cartoons, Charles L. Howard Collection Feb.6-Mar.4, 1939 BCL 0    
Artists of Chicago and Vicinity 43rd Annual Feb.9-Mar.12, 1939 2 Photo 1
5339 FF1
SAIC: Delta Phi Delta, Upsilon Chapter, University of Southern California Feb.13-Feb.25, 1939 BCL 0    
Prints by Old Masters, Clarence Buckingham Collection Feb.15-June 15, 1939 0 0    
The Bulls of Bordeaux, by Francisco Goya, Clarence Buckingham Collection Feb.15-June 15, 1939 0 0    
Ecclesiastical Embroideries Feb.21-June 1, 1939 0 0    
English Embroideries, lent by Elizabeth Day McCormick Feb.21-June 1, 1939 0 0    
Samplers Feb.21-June 1, 1939 0 0    
French Furniture and Sculpture, 18th C., Henry C. Dangler Collection Feb.21-, 1939 0 0    
Bonader from Sweden, 18th and 19th c., Florence Dibell Bartlett Collection Feb.21-, 1939 0 0    
English Architecture of the 18th c. Feb.21-, 1939 0 0/td>    
Antiquarian Society: Embroideries from the Greek Islands, lent by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick Feb.22-June 1, 1939 0 0    
SAIC: Photos by Pupils of Don Loving, Night School Feb.27-Mar.10, 1939 BCL 0    
The Masterpiece of the Month: Portrait of Mrs. Wolff, by Thomas Lawrence, W.W. Kimball Collection March, 1939 BCL 0    
Children's Museum / Gallery of Art Interpretation: Means and Methods of Water Color Painting Mar.9-May 22, 1939 0 6239 FF2    
SAIC: Exhibit of Rejected Cartoons Mar.11-Mar.24, 1939 BCL 0    
The Saturday Junior Department Mar.11-Apr.7, 1939 0 0    
Blossom Viewing by Various Artists of Japanese Prints, Clarence Buckingham Collection Mar.16-May 1, 1939 0 0    
SAIC: Paintings by R. Johnston, Instructor in the Saturday School Mar.20-Apr.7, 1939 BCL 0    
International Exhibition of Water Colors 18th Annual Mar.23-May 14, 1939 2 5339 FF3-5    
The Masterpiece of the Month: Imperial Jade Cup on Stand, gift of Russel Tyson April, 1939 BCL 0    
SAIC: Ceramic Designs by Students Apr.8-Apr.29, 1939 0 0    
Works of Students of Fine and Industrial Arts Apr.8-Apr.29, 1939 BCL 0    
Paperweights, lent by Mrs. John Bergstrom Apr.15-Oct.1, 1939 0 0    
SAIC: Student Show of Abstraction at Paul Theobald's Gallery Apr.15-May 15, 1939 0 0    
Chinese Jades, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Sonnenschein Collection May 1-Oct.31, 1939 0 0    
Japanese Surimono, lent by Helen Gunsaulus May 10-Oct.31, 1939 0 0    
Antiquarian Society: Floral Displays May 10-May, 1939 0 0    
SAIC: 5th Annual Student Janitors Exhibition May 13-May 27, 1939 0 0    
Needlework and Textile Guild Annual May 19-May 28, 1939 0 0    
Pottery of the Ming Dynasty May 20-Oct.1, 1939 0 0    
Children's Museum: Work Done by Children in the Saturday Classes at the School of the Art Institute May 23-Oct.2, 1939 0 0    
Masterpiece of the Month: Doorway from Mollington Hall, Cheshire, England, XVIII C. June, 1939 BCL 0    
SAIC: School of the Art Institute Annual / Art Student's League Exhibit June 1-July 9, 1939 3 0    
Selections from the Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection of Drawings June 1-Dec.31, 1939 0 0    
Sporting Prints and Drawings, Joel Spitz Collection June 1-Nov.6, 1939 0 0    
Sports in Prints, AIC Collection June 1-Nov.6, 1939 0 0    
Half a Century of American Prints, 1888-1939, incl. works by Homer, Cole, Whistler, Duveneck, Sloan, and Bellows June 3-Nov.6, 1939 0 0    
Work of the Introductory Courses of the SAIC June 5-July 28, 1939 0 0    
British Landscape Prints by D. Y. Cameron and Seymour Haden, Clarence Buckingham Collection June 17-Oct.1, 1939 0 0    
The Masterpiece of the Month: St. George and the Dragon, Charles Deering Collection July, 1939 BCL 0    
SAIC: Work by Members of the SAIC Summer School Faculty July 1-July 28, 1939 BCL 0    
Summer Exhibitions: Costumes and Folk Art from Central Europe, lent by Florence Dibell Bartlett; Paintings, Prints and Whistleriana, James McNeil Whistler; Water Color Drawings by Thomas Rowlandson; Paintings by Lester O. Schwartz; Memorial Exhibition of Paintings by Pauline Palmer; Memorial Exhibition of Paintings by Carl Rudolph Krafft; Chinese Porcelains and Jades; Paintings from the Permanent Collection; Lithographs by Odilon Redon July 20-Oct.29, 1939 3+BCL 5339 FF6 (Rowlandson),FF8 (Krafft),FF9 (Costumes,Folk Art),FF12(Lester Schwarts),FF13 (Palmer)    
SAIC: Work shown in the SAIC Annual July 28-Sept.29, 1939 0 0    
The Masterpiece of the Month: Christ Preaching, Etching and Drypoint by Rembrandt van Rijn, Clarence Buckingham Collection August, 1939 BCL 0    
Summer Annual School Exhibition Aug. 3, 1939 0 0    
The Masterpiece of the Month: Persian Figural Velvet of the Shah Abbas Period, gift of John R. Thompson September, 1939 BCL 5339 FF14    
The Masterpiece of the Month: St. John on Patmos, Nicolas Poussin October, 1939 BCL 0    
Rockefeller Foundation General Education Board: One Day Exhibit Oct.2, 1939 0 0    
SAIC: Work by Faculty of Lower School Oct.3-Oct.17, 1939 BCL 0    
SAIC: Art Students' League Oct.18-Oct.28, 1939 BCL 0    
Summer School of Photography, Saugatuck, Instructor Don Loving Oct.18-Nov.3, 1939 BCL 0    
The Masterpiece of the Month: Philadelphia Highboy, Mahogany, gift of Mrs. E. Crane Chadbourne November, 1939 BCL 0    
Chicago Tribune Color Photos Nov.4-Dec.1, 1939 0 0    
SAIC: 16 Posters by the Federal Art Project Nov.17-Nov.28, 1939 BCL 0    
SAIC: Sale of Student Work Nov.29-Dec.8, 1939 0 0    
Masterpiece of the Month: The Nativity by Albrecht Altdorfer December, 1939 BCL Photo 1