CINCINNATI — From the stunning array of richly embroidered Chinese robes to a dramatic series by the father of American landscape painting Thomas Cole, the Taft Museum of Art will take visitors on a captivating journey of exploration during its 2013-2015 season.
“This season promises something for everyone,” says Deborah Emont Scott, director/CEO, Taft Museum of Art. “Everything that we are showing connects in compelling ways to the original Taft collection. We are delighted to bring to the community major works that people can’t see anywhere else in the region.”
The prominent Fifth Third Gallery opens with Telling Tales: Stories and Legends in 19th-Century American Art (September 20, 2013 – January 12, 2014). Spanning from the colonial period through the Civil War, 46 paintings and 7 sculptures highlight