Collection Highlights

The Hudson River Museum’s permanent collection contains nearly 18,000 objects, including paintings, sculptures, works on paper, photographs, decorative arts, costumes, textiles, graphic design, historical objects, and ephemera. In addition, the Museum also has an extensive collection of documentary photography and archival materials.

Among the selection of 100 highlights below are works by Hudson River School artists James Renwick Brevoort, Samuel Colman, Jasper F. Cropsey, and Asher B. Durand, and such notable artists as Red Grooms, Hiram Powers, and Sylvia Sleigh. Recent acquisitions include works by Derrick Adams, Ebony Bolt, and Robert Zakanitch.

Paintings

Azalea (Portrait of Helen Abbe Howson)

John White Alexander

Azalea (Portrait of Helen Abbe Howson)

1885 Currently on view

In the Woods

George Inness

In the Woods

Early 1880s Currently on view

The Side Paddlewheel “Francis Skiddy”

James Bard

The Side Paddlewheel “Francis Skiddy”

1859 Currently on view

Hudson River View (Sugar Factory at Yonkers)

Daniel Putnam Brinley

Hudson River View (Sugar Factory at Yonkers)

ca. 1915

Invitation to a Voyage: The Hudson River at Fishkill

Sylvia Sleigh

Invitation to a Voyage: The Hudson River at Fishkill

1979–99 Currently on view

Landscape

Asher B. Durand

Landscape

n.d. Currently on view

The Narrows at Lake George

Jasper Francis Cropsey

The Narrows at Lake George

1888 Currently on view

Portrait of Mrs. Samuel Untermyer

James Jebusa Shannon

Portrait of Mrs. Samuel Untermyer

1906 Currently on view
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Works on Paper

Under the Falls, Catskill Mountains

Winslow Homer

Under the Falls, Catskill Mountains

September 14, 1872

Mt. Hook

Don Nice

Mt. Hook

1999

Map of the Frenglish Kingdom of Novum Eboracum (New York) (We All Got To Have a Place We Call Home)

Frohawk Two Feathers

Map of the Frenglish Kingdom of Novum Eboracum (New York) (We All Got To Have a Place We Call Home)

2015 Currently on view

Orbiting Us #18

Derrick Adams

Orbiting Us #18

2018

Arab and Camel

Louis Comfort Tiffany

Arab and Camel

1873

Gateway to the Waterfront, Yonkers, New York, View of Palisades, Half Moon and City Hall

Richard Haas

Gateway to the Waterfront, Yonkers, New York, View of Palisades, Half Moon and City Hall

1995

Landscape, Fruit, and Flowers

Frances Flora Bond Palmer

Landscape, Fruit, and Flowers

1862

Rococo Revisited

Robert Zakanitch

Rococo Revisited

2008
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Sculptures

Keon and Jeanine

Rigoberto Torres

Keon and Jeanine

1995 Currently on view

Botanical Dreams in The Concrete Jungle

Ebony Bolt

Botanical Dreams in The Concrete Jungle

2017

Diana

Paul Manship

Diana

1925

Eve Disconsolate

Hiram Powers

Eve Disconsolate

1871 Currently on view

Untitled (Hôtel de l’Etoil)

Joseph Cornell

Untitled (Hôtel de l’Etoil)

ca. 1953–62 Currently on view

Man Leaning Against a Wall of Doors

George Segal

Man Leaning Against a Wall of Doors

1968 Currently on view

The Bookstore

Red Grooms

The Bookstore

1978–2008 Currently on view

Genius of Immortality

Isidore Konti

Genius of Immortality

1911 Currently on view
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Decorative Arts, Costumes, & Textiles

Day and Night

Ornamental Mirror Co.

Day and Night

1871 Currently on view

Nybelwyck Hall

Mark O'Banks

Nybelwyck Hall

1990–2000 Currently on view

Secretary Cabinet

Kimbel & Cabus

Secretary Cabinet

ca. 1876–80

Favrile Glass Compote

Tiffany & Co.

Favrile Glass Compote

1921 Currently on view

Great Hall Fireplace Tiles

Daniel Pabst, John Moyr Smith, Daniel Cottier

Great Hall Fireplace Tiles

ca. 1876–77 Currently on view

Vase (Umbrella Stand)

Rookwood Pottery

Vase (Umbrella Stand)

1883 Currently on view

Side Chair

George Hunzinger

Side Chair

ca. 1869 Currently on view

Visiting Dress

Unknown maker

Visiting Dress

ca. 1870
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Photographs

Japanese Split Leaf Maple at Lyndhurst

Renata Rainer

Japanese Split Leaf Maple at Lyndhurst

1986

Second Grade Yonkers New York

Guy Gillette

Second Grade Yonkers New York

1958

Untitled #8 from the series River

Janelle Lynch

Untitled #8 from the series River

2000–6

Bear Mountain Bridge

Harry Wilks

Bear Mountain Bridge

1997 Currently on view

White Plains Sprawl

Susan Wides

White Plains Sprawl

January 10, 2011

Vista

Jordan Matter

Vista

2011

In My Studio (also called Tired Butterfly)

Rudolf Eickemeyer, Jr.

In My Studio (also called Tired Butterfly)

1918 Currently on view

Monolith, The Face of Half Dome, Yosemite National Park, California

Ansel Adams

Monolith, The Face of Half Dome, Yosemite National Park, California

1927 (negative)
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