Cleveland Art, November/December 2015

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  • Member Magazine
Published: November 1, 2015

In this issue of the members magazine: Imagining the Garden; Silent Poetry; Clarence White

Pastel of a woman in profile looking at flowers

Imagining the Garden

Heather Lemonedes Curator of Drawings

Views of the Villa of Pratolino: Colossal Statue of the Apennines about 1650-–55. Stefano della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664). Etching; 26 x 40.1 cm. John L. Severance Fund 1988.110.4 


Throughout the centuries, artists have made exquisite renderings of the garden. I...

Silent Poetry

Streams and Mountains without End 1100–1150. China, late Northern Song dynasty (960–1127) to the Jin dynasty (1115–1234). Handscroll, ink and slight color on silk; 35.1 x 1,103.8 cm. Gift of the Hanna Fund 1953.126


Silent Poetry: Masterworks of Chinese Painting is a new focus exhibition organized to...

The Peacock Feather

Barbara Tannenbaum Curator of Photography

The Peacock Feather 1902. Clarence H. White (American, 1871-–1925). Platinum print with crayon and gouache; 20.3 x 14.9 cm. Gift of John Flory, Elizabeth Flory Kelly, and Phoebe Flory 1980.147


The Peacock Feather is a reminder of a small Ohio city’s stature a...