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Apr 17, 2013. - Nov 24, 2013.

Classical Traditions

At the Moses Myers House

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Hubert Robert, Landscape with a Temple, oil on canvas, 18th century. Click to enlarge

The Myers family designed and decorated their Norfolk home in the most sophisticated style of their day, taking their inspiration from the art of ancient Greece and Rome.

Come view a selection of the Chrysler Museum's best Neoclassical paintings, sculptures, and decorative arts. Works by Hubert Robert, Benjamin West, Hiram Powers, and others demonstrate how this taste for the antique influenced art across America and Europe around 1800.

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