Joseph H. Sharp (American, 1859–1953), Summer Visitors, date not known. Oil paint on canvas. The Roath Collection.

The Roath Collection

December 23, 2011July 27, 2014
Hamilton Building - Level 2 — Included in general admission.

The Roath Collection includes more than 100 works ranging in date from the 1870s to the 1970s with a focus on art of the American Southwest. With iconic works from nearly every artist associated with the Taos Society of Artists, this collection is one of the best groups of Western American art in private hands. The collection also includes major works by Albert Bierstadt, Frederic Remington and Henry Farny, to name a few. The museum has selected 65 works that will be displayed in the permanent galleries for Western American art.

 

Works on loan from the Roath Collection and organized by the Denver Art Museum.