2,000+ Works of Art
The Taubman Museum of Art has more than 2,000 works in the collection, from the 10-foot sculpture Art World by James Harold Jennings to the inch-and-a-half square photograph Maggie on Beach with Dog by Thomas Cowperthwaite Eakins, and from 3,500-year-old Egyptian Ushabiti ceramic figures to contemporary Roanoke artists.
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These works are shown on a rotating basis in exhibitions in the Fralin Center for American Art, the Museum’s main gallery level on the second floor. Explore a sample of selected works from the collection below.
Fred Webster (American), Angel Choir, Undated, Painted wood, 12 1/4″ x 11 3/4″ x 5 1/2″, Museum Purchase
Howard Finster (American, 1916-2001) and the Mountain Lake Workshop, Belly Full of Hate, 1985, Mixed paint on plywood, 47″ x 98″ x 4 3/4”, Gift of Ray Kass, the Mountain Lake Symposium, and the Virginia Tech Art Department
Howard Finster (American, 1916-2001) and the Mountain Lake Workshop, Elvis Had 94 Gold Songs, May 4-6, 1985, Mixed paint on plywood, 41″ x 82″ x 4 1/2”, Gift of Ray Kass, the Mountain Lake Symposium, and the Virginia Tech Art Department