"National Gallery of Art: American Works" National Gallery of Art Tip by dek516

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.: 84 reviews and 236 photos

  Watson and the Shark by Singleton Copley
by dek516
 
 

As might be expected in the nation's capitol, the National Gallery houses a large collection of American art. Artists represented include Homer, Whistler, Cassatt, Singelton Copley, Stuart and Bellows. One of my favorites is a Singleton Copley of rescuers aboard a rowboat trying to save a man from a shark attack. A famous portrait of George Washington by Gilbert Stuart is also on display.

Address: 3rd & 7th Streets at Constitution Avenue,
Phone: (202) 737-4215
Website: http://www.nga.gov/

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  • Written Apr 21, 2008
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