James Volkert
Selections from the permanent collection of Crystal Bridges
2011
Oil paintings, crates, mixed media
14' 10" x 2' 5" x 4' 5" (overall)
These five paintings are replicated details of some of the most significant paintings in the collection of the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, Arkansas.

The paintings represented are:
Charles Wilson Peale, George Washington, 1780
Asher B. Durand, Kindred Spirits, 1849
Charles Bird King, Ottoe Half Chief, 1822
Thomas Eakins, Professor Benjamin Howard Rand, 1874
Marsden Hartley, Hall of the Mountain King, 1908

Each crate has a thermometer and hydrothermograph and is constructed to imply a traveling exhibition of parts.
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