State of Excellence: Treasures from Florida Private Collections

January 26 – April 29, 2018 - Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Brooker Sr. Grand Gallery

The exhibition presents 138 outstanding works of art from private collections throughout the State. Focusing on American and European art, the exhibition includes paintings, sculpture and significant decorative artworks from the 16th through the mid-20th century. Showcasing art and collections that are not otherwise available to the public, the exhibition provides opportunities to learn about the importance of private collections to cultural vitality, collecting philosophies and the art of connoisseurship. Additionally, State of Excellence will bring new recognition to the depth and breadth of collecting in the State today. 

This exhibition is funded in part by Orange County Government through the Arts & Cultural Affairs Program.

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EXHIBITION OPENING RECEPTION

January 26, 2018  /  6:30-8:00pm

  • Cash Bar
  • Complimentary Soft Drinks and Water
  • Free for Museum Members
  • $10 for Guests
  • Valet parking available at $5 per vehicle


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Evelyn Nesbit

Evelyn Nesbit

Rudolf Eickemeyer

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Florida Shanties, Palatka

Anthony Thieme

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The Age of Bronze

Auguste Rodin

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Ferme Pres de Honfleur

Claude Monet

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Along the Gháts, Mathura

Edwin Lord Weeks

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The Worship of the Golden Calf

Frans Francken the Younger

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Mount Washington

George Inness

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Still Life

Irene Rice Pereira

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Still Life with a Silver Pitcher

Jan Davidsz. de Heem

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Chatou

Maurice de Vlaminck

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Vase mounted with a dragon

Rockwood Pottery

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