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Life's Pleasures: The Ashcan Artists' Brush with Leisure, 1895–1925
Sunday, March 02, 2008 – Sunday, May 25, 2008
This exhibition brings together paintings depicting vibrant and diverse leisure activities experienced and observed by members of the Ashcan school. The Ashcan school artists, often associated with Robert Henri’s circle of artists, showed the lower levels of the socio-economic scale who lived and toiled in turn of the century
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Adults: $12 / Adult Groups (15+): $10
Youth (6-17): $6 / Youth Groups (15+): $5
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Tickets include an audio tour and museum admission.
August 3–October 28, 2007
New York Historical Society
November 18, 2007–February 10, 2008
John Sloan, McSorley’s Bar; 1912. American, oil on canvas.