Come visit the Museum’s new galleries of American Art from 1757-1900. Picturing America kicks off a series of reimagined galleries opening throughout summer 2021. Shaped by community feedback, the Museum’s main floor reimagines the stories told with art. Significant new artworks by women and Black artists add depth and diversity. New design and conservation showcase the collection vibrantly and preserve it for future generations. Registration required.
An Instrument of Many Strings, 1897. Mary Lizzie Macomber (1861–1916). Oil on canvas mounted to cradled wood panel, 24 1/8 x 20 1/8 inches. Delaware Art Museum, F. V. du Pont Acquisition Fund, 2019.