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Demuth Museum

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whilst on a tour of the town went into the museum. Lots of art to view. Some very pretty pictures... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2018
MellWard
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Tamworth, United Kingdom
Small museum for an intersting artist

We try to visit artist's homes and studios. This one celebrates Charles Demuth, one of the members... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2018
Robert S
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Lawrence, Kansas
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The life and works of artist Charles Demuth (1883-1935) can be explored by visiting the art museum housing his major works and the adjacent 18th-century buildings that were home to his family for five generations.
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Reviewed September 28, 2018

whilst on a tour of the town went into the museum. Lots of art to view. Some very pretty pictures. Next door was the tobacco shop which now is closed but belonged to the Demuth family

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MellWard
Reviewed June 28, 2018

What a discovery to find the home of this world famous artist in Lancaster. The collection is small and, of course, you shouldn't expect to see Demuth's most famous paintings here--the museum is tiny, with a budget to match, I expect. But if, like me,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kathryn921
Reviewed March 31, 2018

We try to visit artist's homes and studios. This one celebrates Charles Demuth, one of the members of the American Modernist movement, who helped develop the Precisionist style. Here they have some of his original work and his contemporaries. They also have rotating exhibits that...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Robert S
Reviewed February 20, 2018

This was a small museum and very cute. We were there for only about 20 minutes. Not very easy to find but worth it for the old house and unique art work.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Wayne R
Reviewed December 1, 2017

beautiful garden int the back and the building is perfect for TAKING A TOUR! IT COSTES A COUPLE BUCKS BUT THE MONEY GOES TO PRESERVE THIS AWESOME HISTORIC TREASURE! If you like history better hurry, this year was a bad one for fund raising

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed July 25, 2017

If you are a Demuth fan the building and somewhat limited collection are satisfying, but don't expect an extensive collection or exhibits by other artists. Rather small venue.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank reelwise
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

The collection is very small. Not sure if there are more works in storage. The examples shoe different styles of Demuth's work. A longer description of Demuth's work in context & the evolution of his work would help. Nevertheless, he is an important local celebrity.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed March 5, 2017

charming girl at desk prices absurd no photos allowed idiotic warhol things on sale knowledgeable guide or video needed garden integral to his work should be recreated and sustained seeks to be homophobic feeling about considering his identity

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

Just a very few Demuth paintings, mostly prints, other artists work and things to buy. Not worth the time or the $20. Demuth paintings are exceptional watercolors so so this Museum was a real disappointment

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed August 23, 2016

This small museum is worth a visit. It won't take long, and it's worth your time. A little bit of history about this artist that I never knew.

Date of experience: October 2015
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