Romantic Spirits: Nineteenth Century Paintings of the South from the Johnson Collection
Mar 1, 2013 – Nov 6, 2016
Featuring thirty-eight Southern masterworks, Romantic Spirits: Nineteenth Century Paintings from the Johnson Collection traveled to eight museums between 2013 and 2016. These venues included the Morris Museum of Art in Augusta, Georgia, the Gibbes Museum of Art in Charleston, South Carolina, the Montgomery (AL) Museum of Fine Arts, the Telfair Museum in Savannah, Georgia, the Greenville County (SC) Museum of Art, the Blowing Rock (NC) Art & History Museum, the Columbus (GA) Museum of Art, and the Knoxville (TN) Museum of Art. The exhibition brought to three-dimensional life those paintings examined in the Johnson Collection's publication of the same title.