Melinda McCurdy

Melinda McCurdy
Curator, British Art
Department: Art

Verso

Posted on Apr. 24, 2019
Thomas Daniell (British, 1749–1840), On the Ganges, ca. 1788, watercolor, Gilbert Davis Collection, 59.55.398. The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens. A placid river lazily…
Posted on Jun. 13, 2018
Henry Moore, Five Reclining Figures, 1979, lithograph, 19 x 25 in. The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens. Gift of Philip and Muriel Berman Foundation. © The Henry Moore…
Posted on Jan. 31, 2018
George Stubbs (British, 1724–1806), Zebra , exhibited 1763, oil on canvas, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection. What do a zebra and a musical genius have in common? In the case of…
Posted on Jan. 17, 2018
William King (British, active mid to late 18th century), Granadilla Foliis Trilobatis, 1763, watercolor on vellum. The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens. Have you ever found…
Posted on Feb. 22, 2016
Thomas Gainsborough, Portrait of Elizabeth Beaufoy, ca. 1780, oil on canvas. The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens. The Huntington is rightfully known for its collection of…
Posted on Jul. 31, 2015
Cover for the second issue of Blast, 1915, designed by Wyndham Lewis (British, 1879–1939), woodcut. London: John Lane, The Bodley Head, and New York: John Lane Company, 1914–1915. The Huntington…
Posted on May. 12, 2015
David Wilkie, Supper at Emmaus, 1841, oil on board, gift of Anne and Tooey Durning in memory of their grandmothers, Mabel B. Roberts and Lola F. Durning. The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and…
Posted on Jan. 15, 2015
George Romney (British, 1734-1802), page from Sketchbook, 1796 [?], graphite, ink and wash. Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens. On view in "Eccentric Visions: Drawings by…