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The Daywood Collection

September 29 - February 3, 2019

This exhibit will be in the spotlight during the November Tuesday Tour on November 27, 2018, at 7 p.m. This is a Macy’s Free Tuesday event.

Some of the artists represented in the exhibit include Childe Hassam, Gari Melchers, Frank W. Benson, Robert Henri and Howard Somerville, whose painting Joyce is one of the most beloved by Museum Members in HMA’s permanent collection of more than 15,000 objects.

Arthur S. Dayton (1887-1948), and Ruth Woods Dayton (1894-1978) compiled The Daywood Collection and Mrs. Dayton donated the collection of more than 300 works of art to HMA in December 1966.

This exhibit is presented with support from The Isabelle Gwynn and Robert Daine Exhibition Endowment.

This program is presented with financial assistance from the West Virginia Division of Arts, Culture and History, and the National Endowment for the Arts, with approval from the West Virginia Commission on the Arts.

The Daywood Collection

​Edward Willis Redfield (American, 1869-1965), Road and River, 1926. Oil on canvas, 26 x 32 inches. Gift of Ruth Woods Dayton, 1967.1.211.