Center for Latter-day Saint Arts

On This Day...

A DAILY FACTOID OF OUR ART HISTORY

July 13

"Mormon Panorama," an exhibition at the Whitney Museum of American Art opened on this day (1970) featuring the monumental series of paintings by C. C. A. Christensen. 175 feet altogether, the 22 paintings that depicted events in early Church history were displayed on the main floor of the museum and also were reproduced in Art in America magazine. https://archive.org/stream/improvementera7305unse/improvementera7305unse_djvu.txt

Glen Nelson