The Luck of the Irish
Published March 17, 2014
Tags: Dallas Museum of Art, DMA, green, St. Patrick's Day
There will be no pinching in the Museum galleries this St. Patrick’s Day, as the DMA collection has the luck of the Irish and is covered in green. Visit these clover-colored works in the collection for free.
Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, The Pilgrim at the Gate of Idleness, 1884, oil on canvas, Dallas Museum of Art, Foundation for the Arts Collection, Mrs. John B. O’Hara Fund
Charles Robert Ashbee, Arthur Cameron, John Kirsten Baily, for The Guild of Handicraft, Sporting cup, 1899, silver, enamel, and carnelian, Dallas Museum of Art, Ivor Braka Fund and gift of Ivor Braka
Georgia O’Keeffe, Grey Blue & Black—Pink Circle, 1929, oil on canvas, Dallas Museum of Art, gift of The Georgia O’Keeffe Foundation
Gustav Stickley, The Craftsman Workshops, Willow armchair, c. 1913, willow and upholstery (replaced), Dallas Museum of Art, Discretionary Decorative Arts Fund
Lee Krasner, Pollination, 1968, oil on canvas, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Algur H. Meadows and the Meadows Foundation, Incorporated
Pendant, Mythological animal, Olmec (highlands), Middle Formative, state of Guerrero, Mexico, c. 900-500 B.C., jadeite, Dallas Museum of Art, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene McDermott and The Eugene McDermott Foundation and Mr. and Mrs. Algur H. Meadows and the Meadows Foundation, Incorporated
Ramon Casas, Tired (Fatiguée), c. 1895-1900, oil on canvas, Dallas Museum of Art, Foundation for the Arts Collection, Mrs. John B. O’Hara Fund
Bowl with Dragon Design, Yong Zheng Reign, China, A.D. 1723-1735, porcelain, overglaze enamel, Dallas Museum of Art, Foundation for the Arts Collection, gift of Mrs. Jerome Crossman
The Eight Immortals of the Wine Cup, Momoyama period, Japan, c. 1600, ink, pigment on gold, pair of six-fold screens, Dallas Museum of Art, The Eugene and Margaret McDermott Art Fund, Inc.
Turban ornament, Rajasthan, India, 18th century, gold, enamel, rubies, and emeralds, Dallas Museum of Art, gift of David T. Owsley via the Alvin and Lucy Owsley Foundation
Reagan Duplisea is associate registrar-exhibitions and Kimberly Daniell is the manager of communications and public affairs at the DMA.