Navy Art Collection Online Exhibits



The Navy Art Gallery is pleased make some of of the exhibits indicated below available to qualifying museums and institutions through the Traveling Exhibit Program.



From Space to Sea

Navy Art Gallery's newest exhibition - From Space to Sea: The Navy's Role in Manned Space Flight, highlights all aspects of the Navy's involvement in our national journey into manned space.

Gemini IV, Astronaut Edward White
By George Sottung
Acrylic Painting, 1967
Navy Art Collection 88-162-UK

Edward White became the first man to conduct a spacewalk on June 3rd, 1965, as depicted in this artwork.

Women in Uniform

This exhibit is available to qualifying museums and institutions through the Traveling Exhibit Program

Preflight Walkaround of a MH-53 Helicopter
Monica Allen-Perin, CDR
Watercolor, 2003
2004-053-02

Fight, Let's Go: Works by McClelland Barclay

Sailor Loading Fixed Ammunition
McClelland Barclay
Oil on canvas, 1942
48-031-N

The Alfred Agate Collection:
The United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842

Schooner Porpoise and Flying Fish in Heavy Seas
By Alfred T. Agate
Oil on board
98-89-FZ (front)

Operation Deep Freeze I: 1955-56

Mt. Erebus, McMurdo Sound
Robert Charles Haun #16
Oil on canvas, 1956
88-192-P

Alaska During the Pacific War

Aleutian Morning: Otter Point
William F. Draper #20
Oil on board; 1942
88-189-AA

The Vietnam Experience

This exhibit is available to qualifying museums and institutions through the Traveling Exhibit Program

Riverine Patrol
R. G. Smith, 1969.116
Oil on board, 1968
88-160-EY

Riverine Patrol on a river at night

The Invasion of Normandy

The Battle for Fox Green Beach, D-Day Normandy
Dwight C. Shepler #146
Oil on canvas, 1944
88-199-ET

The Battle for Fox Green Beach, D-Day Normandy seen from the deck of the USS Edmons

The Rescue of the USS Squalus (SS-192)

Diving Bell
John Groth #3
Watercolor & ink, 1966
88-161-QU

The Diving Bell and the USS Squalus

WAVE Recruiting Posters from World War II

WAVE Radio Operator
John Falter
Oil on canvas
45-127-K

A WAVE Radio Operator

World War II Navy Art: A Vision of History

This exhibit is available to qualifying museums and institutions through the Traveling Exhibit Program

A Warrior Homeward Bound
William F. Draper #103
Oil on canvas, March, 1944
88-189-DR

A wounded Marine hoisted onto an LST.

RIMPAC 98

Dawn
Robert Adam Malin
Acrylic on illustration board, 1998
98-110-C

F-18 on carrier deck with deck crew at dawn

The Navy Art of Standish Backus

This exhibit is available to qualifying museums and institutions through the Traveling Exhibit Program

One-Mile Pump Station
Standish Backus #35
Watercolor, 1956
88-186-AV

Pump station in the Antarctic

Naval Aviation of WWII
From the Abbott Laboratories Collection

This exhibit is available to qualifying museums and institutions through the Traveling Exhibit Program

Flight's End
Georges Schreiber #8
Oil on canvas
Navy Art Collection
88-159-JA

Piolt walking away from his plane

The Silent Service:
From the Abbott Laboratories Collection

Clear for Action
Georges Schreiber #20
Watercolor, 1943
Gift of Abbott Laboratories
88-159-JM

Sub gun crew praticing with deck gun

Marines in Action

Marksman
Kerr Eby #19
Charcoal, 1944
Gift of Abbot Laboratories
88-159-DC

Marine Marksman pauses in the jungle

Operation Crossroads: Bikini Atoll

The First Bomb at Bikini
Charles Bittinger #3
Oil on canvas, 1946
Gift of the artist
95-129-C

Mushroom cloud

"Remembering the Forgotten War:
Korea, 1950-1953"

A brochure of this exhibit is available.

This exhibit is available to qualifying museums and institutions through the Traveling Exhibit Program

Inchon
Herbert C. Hahn #53
Colored pencil drawing
Navy Art Collection
88-191-BB

Invasion of Inchon

The Japanese Surrender at Tokyo Bay

The First Wave on Japan
Standish Backus #2
Watercolor on paper, 1945
88-186-B

Marines in LCP

The Battle of Midway

Air Attack on Japanese Carriers
Griffith Baily Coale #31
Charcoal & pastel, circa 1942
88-188-AE

Bombing of Japanese Carriers

A View from the Periscope

This exhibit is available to qualifying museums and institutions through the Traveling Exhibit Program

Nathaniel Greene
(SSBN-636) Underway, March 29, 1965,
for 21st Polaris shot

Edward Terhune Wilbur #11
Watercolor, 1969
Navy Art Collection
88-185-K

Sub seen from the conning tower

Paul Cadmus: The Fleets In

The Fleet's In
Paul Cadmus
Oil on Canvas, 1934
34-5-A

Sailors on leave in central park

Navy Medical Art of the Abbott Collection

This exhibit is available to qualifying museums and institutions through the Traveling Exhibit Program

Jeep Turns Ambulance
Kerr Eby #43
Pastel drawing, 1943
Navy Art Collection, Gift of Abbott Laboratories
88-159-EA

Jeep with wounded moving through dense jungle

The Navy Art of Thomas Hart Benton

This exhibit is available to qualifying museums and institutions through the Traveling Exhibit Program

Cut the Line
Thomas Hart Benton #23
Oil on board, 1944
Navy Art Collection, Gift of Abbott Laboratories
88-159-BO

LST being launched

Amphibious Operations in the Pacific Theater

This exhibit is available to qualifying museums and institutions through the Traveling Exhibit Program

Bullets and Barbed Wire
Kerr Eby #4
Charcoal drawing
88-159-CN


Marine moving forward through barbed wire and ocean



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