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1942 Exhibition History

Exhibition Title Dates Catalogues Photographs Press Release Related Corre- spondence
Miniature American Rooms by Mrs. James Ward Thorne Dec.6, 1940-Feb.1, 1942 3 0    
18 French Impressionist Paintings, lent by Mr. and Mrs.Kurt Riesler July, 1941-Oct., 1942 0 0    
Photos from the Chicago Forum on Russian Affairs Dec.22, 1941-Jan.19, 1942 BCL 0    
The British Council: Exhibition of British Children's Drawings c. 1941-1942 B 0    
Prints in the Making July 26, 1941-Jan.1, 1942 0 0    
Unpublished Drawings for the Temptation of St. Anthony by Odilon Redon, lent by Jean Goriany, NY July 26, 1941-Apr.30, 1942 0 0    
Textile Masterpieces from the 15th-18th Centuries Sept.10, 1941-Jan.1, 1942 0 0    
Gallery of Art Interpretation: Pottery: Basic Forms and Methods of Decoration Oct.15, 1941-Jan.19, 1942 0 0    
Costumes of Mexico, by Carlos Merida Oct.24, 1941-Jan.1, 1942 0 0    
Prints by Ichiryusai Hiroshige, Clarence Buckingham Collection Oct.28, 1941-Feb.1, 1942 0 0    
American Paintings and Sculpture 52nd Annual Oct.30, 1941-Jan.4, 1942 3 5341 FF14    
Various Phases of the Art of the Han Dynasty Nov.1, 1941-Feb.2, 1942 0 0    
Drawings from the Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection Nov.1, 1941-Feb.1, 1942 0 0    
Prints from the Clarence Buckingham Collection Nov.1, 1941-Feb.1, 1942 0 0    
Drawings and Ethcings by Charles Meryon Dec.1, 1941-Mar.1, 1942 0 0    
Symphony and Art: Beardsley's La Morte d'Arthur, Griffes' Kubla Khan Dec.29, 1941-Jan.4, 1942 0 0    
Memorial to Frederick A.Stock (Portrait by L. Seyffert) 1942 0 5342 FF13    
The Masterpiece of the Month: Gilt Bronze Wine Jar, Chinese, Han Dynasty, Lucy Maud Buckingham Collection January, 1942 BCL 0    
Symphony and Art: Max Kahn's Color Lithograph, Dvorak's Symphony No.5 Jan.5-Jan.11, 1942 0 0    
Symphony and Art: Ravel's Daphnis et Chloe, Maillol's Woodcut Daphnis et Chloe Jan.12-Jan.18, 1942 0 0    
Society for Contemporary American Art 2nd Annual Jan.13-Feb.3, 1942 CL+BCL 0    
Gifts of the Print and Drawing Club to the Department of Prints and Drawings of the Art Institute Jan.13-Feb.11, 1942 0 0    
Drawings by Gene Frances Jan.13-Feb.11, 1942 0 0    
Society of Decorators Prize Winning Drawings, 1942 Jan.14-Jan.26, 1942 BCL 0    
SAIC: Rubbings lent by Warren Gilbertson Jan.19-Jan.26, 1942 BCL 0    
Newspaper Sketches by Quiz Kid Cynthia Cline Jan.19-Feb.16, 1942 BCL 0    
Symphony and Art: Tschaikowsky's Pathetic Symphony, Descourtis' aquatint Jan.19-Jan.27, 1942 0 5342 FF1    
Works by Henri Rousseau Jan.22-Feb.23, 1942 2 5342 FF3    
Contemporary Ceramics of the Western Hemisphere Jan.22-Feb.23, 1942 2 5342 FF4    
Paintings by Karl Knaths Jan.22-Feb.23, 1942 3 5342 FF2    
Chicago Chapter of the American Institute of Architects: Exhibition of Architecture Jan.22-Feb.23, 1942 BCL 0    
SAIC: Art Students League Jan.23-Feb.16, 1942 0 0    
The Masterpiece of the Month: Crucifixion by Carlo Crivelli, Wirt D. Walker Collection February, 1942 BCL 0    
Gallery of Art Interpretation: Archaeological Designs of the Chorotegan Indians of Central America ,by Dr. David Sequeira Feb.2-Mar.30, 1942 0 0    
Symphony and Art: Gliere's Third Symphony, Francisco Goya's print Fear Feb.2-Feb.8, 1942 0 5342 FF1    
Japanese Prints: 36 Views of Fugi by Katsushika Hokusai, Clarence Buckingham Collection Feb.9-Apr.30, 1942 0 0    
Chinese Costumes and Accessories Feb.9-Sept.30, 1942 0 0    
Symphony and Art: Chavez Program, Orozco's Women on Rocks Feb.9-Feb.15, 1942 0 5342 FF1    
Portraits of Whistler, Walter Brewster Collection of Whistleriana Feb.15-May 1, 1942 0 0    
Symphony and Art: Cadman's Symphony No.1, Chapin's lithograph Feb.16-Feb.22, 1942 0 5342 FF1    
SAIC: Art Students League Defense Show and Auction for Red Cross Feb.16-Feb.20, 1942 0 0    
Symphony and Art: Hindemith's Concerto for Violoncello and Orchestra, Klee's lithograph Feb.23-Mar.1, 1942 0 5342 FF1    
SAIC: Delta Phi Delta Exhibition Feb.23-Mar. 9, 1942 0 0    
Francis Chapin, Adolf Dehn, Boardman Robinson Feb.27-Mar.30, 1942 0 5342 FF15 (Robinson)    
Recent Accessions Feb., 1942 0 0    
The Masterpiece of the Month: The Annunciation, Tapestry in Wool, Silk, and Gold Thread, Mr. and Mrs. Martin Ryerson Collection March, 1942 BCL 0    
Art Directors Club of Chicago: Exhibition of Advertising Art in 1942 Mar.9-Mar.31, 1942 1+B 0    
Symphony and Art: Bach's B Minor Mass, Rembrandt's The Agony in the Garden Mar.9-Mar.16, 1942 0 0    
Chicago and Vicinity 46th Annual Mar.12-Apr.26, 1942 3 Photo 1
5342 FF6
American Needlework of the 18th and 19th Centuries Mar.12-July 1, 1942 0 0    
Porcelain Figures of the 18th Century Mar.12-Sept.30, 1942 0 0    
Symphony and Art: Poulenc's Concerto D Minor, Le Corbusier's Drawing Mar.17-Mar.24, 1942 0 0    
Symphony and Art: Smetana's Overture "Bartered Bride" and Bylina's "The Hunt" Mar.23-Mar.30, 1942 0 0    
Illustrations by Adrian Troy Mar.25-Apr.30, 1942 0 0    
The Masterpiece of the Month: Portrait of a Lady by Antonio Moro: Charles Hutchinson Memorial April, 1942 BCL 0    
SAIC: Delta Phi Delta Exhibition Apr.1-Apr.15, 1942 0 0    
Gallery of Art Interpretation: The Art of Weaving Apr.2-May 25, 1942 0 0    
Art in War: American Artists' Record of War and Defense Apr.3-May 3, 1942 BCL 0    
Symphony and Art: Tavares' Concerto in Brazilian Form, Paz Perez's Woodcut Apr.6-Apr.12, 1942 0 0    
SAIC: Russian War Posters (School Lobby) Apr.8-Apr.14, 1942 BCL 0    
Latin-American Art in Celebration of Pan-American Week Apr.12-Apr.19, 1942 0 0    
Russian War Posters (Blackstone Hall) Apr.14-Apr.18, 1942 BCL 0    
SAIC: Symphony Orchestra Sketches Apr.16-Apr.27, 1942 0 0    
SAIC: Student Janitors' Show 7th Annual Apr.18-Apr.29, 1942 0 0    
Symphony and Art: Toulouse-Lautrec's Lithograph The Composer, Desire Dihau, Playing Bassoon Apr.20-Apr.26, 1942 0 0    
American Academy in Rome Competition Paintings Apr.27-May 2,. 1942 0 0    
Student Janitor Show 8th Annual (Blackstone Hall) Apr.29-May 15, 1942 BCL 0    
Masterpiece of the Month: St. Jerome Reading in an Italian Landscape, by Rembrandt May, 1942 BCL 0    
Lithograph and Woodcut Printed in Color, by Edvard Munch, John Wrenn Memorial Collection May , 1942 0 0    
Young Chicago Art by the James Nelson Raymond Classes May 2-May 19, 1942 2+B 0    
Auction for Navy Relief Society May 2, 1942 0 0    
Chinese Prints from the Martin Ryerson Collection May 5-Sept.30, 1942 0 0    
International Exhibition of Water Colors 21st Annual May 14-Aug.23, 1942 3 5342 FF1    
SAIC: Art Students League May 16-May 30, 1942 BCL 0    
Society for Contemporary American Art: 3 Painters and their Work: Nicola Ziroli, Copeland C. Burg, Julio de Diego (private showing) May 19, 1942 1 0    
Sale of Hand-Blocked Textiles for Red Cross May 19-May 31, 1942 BCL 0    
Work by Edgar Britton (Auction) May 29-June 8, 1942 0 0    
Photographs of the Civil War and the American Frontier May 29-July 15, 1942 0 0    
Prints and Drawings in Celebration of National Maritime Day -June, 1942 0 0    
Photographs by the Staff of the Chicago Sun June 10-June 24, 1942 BCL 0    
Gallery of Art Interpretation: 3733 High School Students Look at Paintings June 1-Sept.1, 1942 0 6242    
The Masterpiece of the Month: L'Estaque by Paul Cezanne, Mr. and Mrs. Martin Ryerson Collection June, 1942 BCL 0    
Room of Chicago Art: Leon Garland June 17-July 12, 1942 BCL 5342 FF14    
SAIC: Work by Members of the Summer School Faculty June 25-July14, 1942 BCL 0    
95th Anniversary Commemoration Exhibit of the Chicago Tribune June 28-July 19, 1942 BCL 0    
The Masterpiece of the Month: Architect's Desk, Walnut Veneer and Inlay, English, 18th Century July, 1942 BCL 0    
Room of Chicago Art: Paintings by Herrmann and Briggs Dyer July 16-Aug.9, 1942 BCL 0    
A Tour through London and Paris from the 17th c. to the present in the Department of Prints and Drawings Summer, 1942 0 0    
Verre de Nevers, Glass Figurines from 18th C.-19th C., Mrs. Potter Palmer Collection Summer, 1942 0 0    
The Masterpiece of the Month: Porcelain Vase, Chinese, K'ang Hsi Period August, 1942 BCL 0    
Room of Chicago Art: Charles W. Dahlgreen and Joseph Gualtieri Aug.13-Sept.7, 1942 BCL 5342 FF16 (Gualtieri)    
Compositional Drawings Aug.14-Nov.1, 1942 0 0    
Between Heaven and Earth: Prints in the Redecorated Buckingham Gallery Fall, 1942 0 0    
Photographs by Gjon Mili: The Dance in Movement Fall, 1942 0 0    
The Masterpiece of the Month: Mrs. Charles Gifford Dyer by John Singer Sargent September, 1942 BCL 0    
School of the Art Institute Annual Sept.3-Oct.4, 1942 0 0    
Work by Students of the Summer School Adult Classes Sept.3-Oct.4, 1942 0 0    
Room of Chicago Art: Paintings by Raymond Breinin and Joseph Vavak Sept.10-Oct.4, 1942 BCL 0    
Gallery of Art Interpretation: Children in England Paint Sept.15-Oct. 27, 1942 0 0    
Art in War: Paintings by Barse Miller Sept.24-Nov.1, 1942 0 0    
Drawings and Illustrations by Susanne Suba Sept.25-Nov.15, 1942 0 0    
The Masterpiece of the Month: The Toilet by Mary Cassatt October, 1942 BCL 0    
Masterpiece of Craftsmanship from Medieval Church Treasuries Oct.1-Nov.30, 1942 0 0    
Room of Chicago Art : Paintings by Felix Ruvolo and Nicola Ziroli Oct.8-Nov.1, 1942 BCL 5342 FF8    
American Paintings and Sculpture 53rd Annual and Memorial Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings by Grant Wood Oct.29-Dec.10, 1942 3 5342 FF11    
The Masterpiece of the Month: Garden of Paradise by Hieronymus Bosch, Robert Alexander Waller Memorial Collection November, 1942 BCL 0    
SAIC: Work by George Mendenhall and Kurt Ekdhal, Instructors in Design Dept. November, 1942 BCL 0    
Chicago Dance Council: The Dance- In Movement, Photographs by Gjon Mili Nov.4-Nov.25, 1942 BCL 0    
The Room of Chicago Art: Paintings by Salcia Bahnc and Julio de Diego Nov.5-Nov.29, 1942 BCL 5342 FF10    
Art in War: Life in the Service Nov.6-Dec.6, 1942 0 0    
Great Dutch Masters of the 17th Century Nov.18-Dec.30, 1942 1+B Photo 1
5342 FF12a. Oversize photos. Box 5
Masterpiece of the Month: The Bathers by Cezanne, gift of R. R. McCormick December, 1942 BCL 0    
Recent Accessions from the Robert R. McCormick Collection December, 1942 0 0    
The Room of Chicago Art: Studies for the St. Louis Post Office Murals Executed by Edward Millman and Mitchell Siporin Dec.7-Dec.27, 1942 0 0