Works on Paper
The museum’s collection of American prints includes strengths in regionalist images from the mid-20th century as well as works by artists of international stature, such as Allan D’Arcangelo, Robert Indiana, Vito Acconci, Adolph Gottlieb, Ellsworth Kelly, Barbara Kruger, Sherrie Levine, and Ed Ruscha.
The Schneider Collection contains of 397 prints and drawings by American artists collected primarily between 1930 and 1960. These works were published through the Associated American Artists gallery in New York and available by subscription. Artists represented came from all over the United States and include such well-known figures as Thomas Hart Benton, Reginald Marsh, and Raphael Soyer and American printmaking masters such as Paul Landacre and Howard Cook.
Image Credit: Carlos Andreson, Western Saga, 1943. Lithograph, 15⅞ × 11½ inches. Tacoma Art Museum, Carolyn Schneider Collection, Gift of Col. and Mrs. A. H. Hooker, 1970.102. Photo credit: Richard Nicol.