Past Exhibitions (1952–1959)


The Unguarded Moment: Photographs by Erich Salomon

American Paintings in the Frye Museum Collection

The American Line: Drawings by American Artists from 1850–1950

The Frye Group and Small Frye Exhibition

Recent Work of Peter Takal

German Artists of Today

Gerald Grace: Paintings

Francis De Erdely: Drawings

Americans Past and Present: Works from the Permanent Collection

The Figure in Contemporary Drawing: Italian and American Interpretations

Art Exhibition Posters from Paris

Newspaper National Snapshots Awards

Rosalyn Gale Powell

Ludwig Zumbusch: Works from the Permanent Collection

Claire Fejes: Eskimo Whaling Scenes

Adventures in Collecting: Fifty 20th Century Watercolors

Frye Accessions during 1958 (Eakins, Homer, Henri, Hawthorne, Luks)


Theatrical Posters of the Gay Nineties

John Singer Sargent Watercolors

Lenard Kester

The Charms of Youth: Portraits and Genre Themes of Children by American Artists

Kaleidoscope: Changing Aspects of Interiors 1875–1960

Robert Douglas Hunter: Oil Paintings

Posters USA: From the Levi Berman Collection

Henry Raschen: Oils from the Permanent Collection

Contemporary American Watercolors

Thirteen Americans: Works from the Permanent Collection

Look at America: Photographs from Look Magazine

Swiss Peasant Art

The Prints of Reginald Marsh

The American Cartoon: From the Collection of Art Wood


Jamini Roy: Paintings & Drawings

Dmitri Kessel: Holy Land Photography

American Watercolors from the Permanent Collection

Contemporary German Prints

Early Prints and Drawings of California

50 Years at the Corcoran Gallery of Art

Lenbach Portraits

Nicolai Fechin: Oils & Drawings

33 Americans: Oils & Watercolors (Sargent, Bierstadt, Raschen, Twachtman, Hassam, Ziegler)

Executive View: Paintings from Leaders in Business

J. Edgar Forkner: Paintings

Donald Teague: Watercolors & Oils

Alfred Jacob Miller: Watercolors

Oskar Kokoschka: Original Stage Designs

Art in Science: Works Published by Scientific American

Josef Scaylea: Photographs


Argentine Children as Illustrators

Polish Photography from the Association of Polish Photographers

Lithographs by Childe Hassam

Maurice Logan: Watercolors

Garden Pieces: Still Life Paintings (Emil Carlsen, William Merritt Chase, John F. Francis)

Four Centuries of European Drawing

Old West Paintings by Henry Raschen

Casein Paintings

Donald William Peel

Francis Henry Beaugureau

Emil J. Kosa

Drawing in America

Houses U.S.A.


Corcoran Gallery of Art Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Oil Paintings

Sargent, Whistler, Cassatt

Chen Chi

A Landscape View

Little Masters

Ansel Adams Photographs 1933–1955

American Painting 1800–1900

European Portraiture


Ludwig von Zumbusch

Highlights of American Painting


Abel G. Warshawsky: Oil Paintings

HRH Prince Eugen: 50 Gouaches

Sir William Russell Flint: Etchings

Francis Russell Flint: Watercolors

Leonardo da Vinci Drawings

Berthe Morisot and Her Circle: From the Rouart Collection

Franz Zallinger: Oils & Watercolors

Permanent Exhibition from the Charles and Emma Frye Collection


Jess Cauthorn, Willard Swanberg and John MacDonald: Watercolors

Paintings with a Christmas Theme by Pacific Northwest Artists

Arne Jensen: Oils & Watercolors

Linda T. C. Chang: Paintings

Dorothy Dolph Jensen: Oils, Watercolors & Etchings

Works by Students of Gerald Grace

Gerald Grace: Watercolors & Oils of Mexico

Freiherr von Klodt: Oils & Watercolors

Andrew Chinn: Watercolors

May Marshall: Watercolors

Fay Chong: Watercolors & Drawings

Henry Bonath: Paintings


Leon Derbyshire: Paintings

Louis Macouillard

Rudolph Bundas: Oils & Watercolors

Erik Johanson: Oils & Watercolors

Fred Marshall: Watercolors

Roy Terry: Landscape, Marine & Portrait Paintings

Anita M. Elvidge: Landscapes in Watercolor

Eustace P. Ziegler: Alaskan Paintings

Paul Immel: Watercolors

Selections from the Charles and Emma Frye Collection