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Permanent Collections

Permanent Collections
Norman Studios Posters
Permanent Collections
Norman Studios Posters

The Norman Film Manufacturing Company, also known as the Norman Studios, located in Jacksonville, Florida, produced films out of its Arlington headquarters from 1920 until 1928. Richard E. Norman, a …

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Art of the Ancient Mediterranean
Permanent Collections
Art of the Ancient Mediterranean

The Cummer’s collection encompasses antiquities dating from as early as 2100 B.C. to works created 2008 A.D. Among the more important Ancient Mediterranean antiquities are a Stele of Iku and …

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Late Medieval, Renaissance, and Mannerist Art
Permanent Collections
Late Medieval, Renaissance, and Mannerist Art

The Cummer’s collection contains significant examples of art from the late Medieval, Renaissance, and Mannerist periods from a variety of geographic areas in Europe. Key among the Italian examples are …

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17th – 18th Century European Paintings
Permanent Collections
17th – 18th Century European Paintings

Highlights from the Cummer’s Baroque Collection include Peter Paul Rubens’ The Lamentation (c. 1605), Theodoor Rombouts’ The Concert (c. 1620), Frans Snyders’ Still Life with Fruit and Flowers (c. 1630), …

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19th Century European Paintings and Sculpture
Permanent Collections
19th Century European Paintings and Sculpture

Important 19th century European paintings and sculptures in the Cummer’s collection encompass a variety of movements and styles. Portraits represent the core of the Museum’s Neo-Classical holdings. They are Henry …

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American Art
Permanent Collections
American Art

The Cummer’s American Collection represents an area of incredible strength and diversity. Portraits by Benjamin West, Gilbert Stuart, Thomas Sully, John Neagle, Louis Valtat, and Andy Warhol chronicle the development …

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The Florida Collection
Permanent Collections
The Florida Collection

Within the American collection, the Cummer is developing a specialty centered on the art and culture of Florida. The earliest works are a significant group of 16th century engravings by …

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Sculpture in the Gardens
Permanent Collections
Sculpture in the Gardens

Over the years, the Cummers amassed a considerable collection of ornaments for the gardens. They acquired antique pieces but also included new pieces made by the leading artisans of the …

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Works on Paper
Permanent Collections
Works on Paper

Jacob Lawrence (American, 1917 – 2000), The 1920s…The Migrants Cast Their Ballots, 1974, serigraph on paper, 40 9/16 x 32 9/16 in., Gift of the Lorillard Corporation, AG.1976.1.8. © 2023 …

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The Wark Collection of Early Meissen Porcelain
Permanent Collections
The Wark Collection of Early Meissen Porcelain

The Wark Collection of Early Meissen Porcelain, donated in 1965, is one of the three finest of its type in the world and the best of its kind in the …

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The Dennis C. Hayes Collection of Japanese Prints
Permanent Collections
The Dennis C. Hayes Collection of Japanese Prints

The Dennis C. Hayes Collection of Japanese Prints, an important collection of 190 Japanese woodblock prints, was donated in 1998 and provides an overview of the evolution of the medium …

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The Eugene Savage Collection
Permanent Collections
The Eugene Savage Collection

The Eugene Savage Collection, purchased in 2007, contains 113 paintings and watercolors (1934-1952) by Eugene Savage (1883-1978), an American muralist, member of the National Academy, and Professor of painting at …

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The Joseph Jeffers Dodge Collection
Permanent Collections
The Joseph Jeffers Dodge Collection

The Joseph Jeffers Dodge Collection is comprised of 230 paintings, drawings and photographs by the artist acquired by gift, bequest, and purchase. Together they constitute a comprehensive survey of his …

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The James McBey Collection
Permanent Collections
The James McBey Collection

The James McBey Collection, donated by the artist’s widow in 1961, is one of the largest of his work outside his native Scotland. More than 140 works including several watercolors …

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The Eugène Louis Charvot Collection
Permanent Collections
The Eugène Louis Charvot Collection

The Eugène Louis Charvot Collection contains 19 paintings and 202 works on paper produced by Eugène Louis Charvot (1847-1924), a French doctor and army officer who was also an academically …