Fine Arts and Flowers Program


A museum-wide exhibition presented by The Council of VMFA


OFFICIAL SUPPLIER OF FLOWERS AND PLANT MATERIALS SINCE 1987


PRESENTING SPONSORS



The numbers on the gallery maps correspond to the numbers listed below.
Fine Arts & Flowers hosts/hostesses and directional signs will guide you through the museum.
Photography is permitted; however, flashes and tripods are not allowed.


1 Sash (Patka)
Unknown, Indian
Shelley Roberts (Richmond), Peyton Wells
Tuckahoe Garden Club of
Westhampton

2 Weight for a Floor Covering
Unknown, Indian
Bonnie Parker, Johanna Gilbert (Richmond)
Sleepy Hollow Garden Club
Windsordale Garden Club

3 Shawl
Unknown, Indian
Annie Vanderwarker (Keswick), Joanna Davies, Gail Parrish
Dolley Madison Garden Club

4 Serpent King (Nagaraja)
Unknown, Tibetan or Nepalese
Jennie Bell Gumenick (Richmond), Austin Hancock
James River Garden Club

5 Chippendale Sofa
Unknown, American
Valerie Story (Warrenton)
Cedar Run Garden Club
Shenandoah Designers Guild

6 Mirror Frame
John La Farge, American
Vivian Shackelford (Hudgins), Sarah Finney
Garden Club of Gloucester

7 Ice Gatherers
William Tylee Ranney, American
Barbara Zimmer (Williamsburg), Jill Sitcer, Angela Cingale
Berkeley Garden Club

8 Sunset
George Innes, American
Gail Goodrich Harwood
(Glen Allen)
Sleepy Hollow Garden Club

9 Gloucester, Fisherman’s Houses
John Henry Twachtman, American
Janet Minock (Glen Allen)
Thomas Jefferson Garden Club
Richmond Designers’ Guild

10 The Rialto
John Singer Sargent, American
Betty Ann Galway (Arlington)
Five Hills Garden Club
Richmond Designers’ Guild

11 May Day in Central Park
George Bellows, American
Sheila Moore ( Arlington) and Thea McGinnis (Fredericksburg)
Rock Spring Garden Club

12 Progress (The Advance of Civilization)
Asher B. Durand, American
Sally Harrison (Richmond)
River Road Garden Club
Richmond Designers’ Guild

13 Worsham-Rockefeller Bedroom
George A. Schastey & Co. American
Lynne Still (Richmond), Sara Long
Thomas Jefferson Garden Club
Hanover Towne Garden Club

14 Chrysanthemums
Charles Ethan Porter, American
Victoria Alexander (Alexandria), Laura Francis
Hunting Creek Garden Club

15 Hostess
Elie Nadelman, American
Laraine Smith (South Prince George), Bettie Guthrie
Petersburg Garden Club

16 Coming Home From Work
John Biggers, American
Arlene Stewart (Manassas)
Centennial Garden Club

17 Tightrope: Continuous Rotation Servos
Elias Sime, Ethiopian
Ann Palmore (Ashland),
Elaine Kastelberg
Ashland Garden Club

18 Freedom Cloth
Thornton Dial, American
Lois Spencer (Sandy Point),
Jan Schuler (Kinsale)
Garden Club of the Northern Neck

19 Even Righteous Minds Go Through This
Jayson Musson, American
Jane VanDenburgh
(Mechanicsville)
Old Ivy Garden Club

20 Hot Pansies
Robert Zakanitch, American
Mary Gardiner (Winchester) , Colleen Zoller
Little Garden Club of Winchester

21 Untitled
Howardena Pindell, American
Karen Abramson (Alexandria), Tegwin Smith
Hunting Creek Garden Club

22 No. 3 – 1957
Hedda Sterne, American
Lynn Neviaser ( Powhatan)
Salisbury Garden Club
Calfee Garden Club

23 Jungle Jim Lieberman
Nicholas Krushenick, American
Genny Chase (Weems)
Kilmarnock Garden Club

24 Blocks & Strips
Ruth Kennedy, American
Melinda Snow (Midlothian), Suzanne Spooner-Munch
Oxford Garden Club

25 Negative Optic Electric Force, Positive Optic Electric Force
Alfred Jensen, American
Gerry Smith (Richmond)
Ikebana of Richmond, Ichiyo School

26 Wishing Well Bridge
Richard McLean, American
Glenda F. Harris (Dillwyn)
Buckingham Dillwyn
Garden Club

27 The Regatta
Eugène Boudin, French
Staci Wall (Chatham)
Chatham Garden Club

28 Irises by the Pond
Claude Monet, French
Jody Taylor (Richmond),
Cackie McCarty
Ginter Park Garden Club

29 Little Dancer Aged Fourteen
Edgar Degas, French
Michael Rider (Etlan)
The Madison Garden Club

30 Narcissus
Gustave Moreau, French
Jane Coulter (Roanoke),
Valeta Pittman
Mill Mountain Garden Club

31 Jester on Horseback
Pablo Picasso, Spanish
Sarah Belle Parrott (Roanoke), Joyce Jaeger
Mill Mountain Garden Club

32 Tropical Landscape: American Indian Struggling with a Gorilla
Henri Rousseau, French
Katy Jones (Danville),
Katie Thomas
Gabriella Garden Club

33 The Dining Room
Pierre Bonnard, French
Margaret Simkins
(Virginia Beach)
Princess Anne Garden Club

34 Le Louvre
Albert Marquet, French
Kerry Giles (Amherst),
Foxie Morgan
Lynchburg Garden Club

35 The Chinese Chest of Drawers
Pablo Picasso, Spanish
Fran King (Warsaw)
Garden Club of the Northern Neck

36 The Melton Hunt Going to Draw the Ram’s Head Cover
Sir Francis Grant, Scottish
Linda Holden (Staunton),
Marie Thomas
The Augusta Garden Club

37 Paying the Ostler
George Morland, English
Kathy Holliday (Winchester)
Colonial Garden Club
Shenandoah Designers’ Guild

38 At the Races: Before the Start
Edgar Degas, French
Susan Morris (Bassett), Shar Peitz, Frankie Smith
Martinsville Garden Club

39 Horseback Riding, Chantilly
Jacques Villon, French
Lili Kate Bost (Midlothian), Mary Arakelian
Salisbury Garden Club
Richmond Designers’ Guild

40 Coffee Pot, Part of Coffee Service
Manufacture de Sèvres, French
Mary Arakelian (Midlothian), Lili Kate Bost
Salisbury Garden Club
Richmond Designers’ Guild

41 Lamp
Fulper Pottery Company, American
Robin Johnson Williams (Henrico)
Begonia Garden Club

42 Vase
Eugénie Bethmont, French
Britt Wallace (Richmond),
Becky White
Three Chopt Garden Club

43 Venus and Love
Emile Just Bachelet, French
Elise Pitts (Norfolk),
Mary Lou Johnson
Harborfront Garden Club

44 Sabbeth Princess Collar
René Lalique , French
Carla Rice (Yorktown)
Huntington Garden Club

45 Cabinet
Hector Guimard, French
Anne Rickman (Montpelier), Mary Ann Chisholm
West Hanover Garden Club

46 Queen of Hearts (for Hous’hill, Catherine Cranston’s residence, Glasgow, Scotland)
Margaret Macdonald Mackintosh, Scottish
Jane Earle Duncan (Richmond), Carrie Allen
River Road Garden Club

47 Punch Bowl with Three Ladles
Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company, American
Thierry Drapanas (Charlottesville),
Barbara Wheless
Rivanna Garden Club

48 Bread-and-Salt Dish
Khlebnikov I.P. and Sons & Co., Russian
Grace Morris (Waynesboro)
Shenandoah Designers’ Guild
Nelson County Garden Club

49 Durnovo Casket
Ovchinnikov Firm, Russian
Rosemary Francis (Roanoke), Katherine Knopf
Roanoke Valley Garden Club

50 Bratina
Fabergé Firm, Russian
Barbara Jones (Richmond); Shannon Webb
Windsor Farms Garden Club

51 Parrot on a Perch
Fabergé Firm, Russian
Ellen Huntington Pinnow (Midlothian)
Salisbury Garden Club

52 Epergne
Thomas Pitts, English
Mary Owen (Fork Union)
Fluvanna Garden Club

53 Goblet
John Bridge, English
Pat Merson (Chesterfield)
Chester Garden Club
Woodland Pond Garden Club

54 Judgement of Soloman
Giovanni di ser Giovanni Guidi (called “lo Scheggia”), Florentine
Kay Gray (Richmond),
Mary Wiblin
Oxford Garden Club
Richmond Designers’ Guild

55 Queen Anne of Denmark, Wife of James I
Workshop of, Marcus Gheeraerts the younger, Flemish
Diane Burgess (Crozier)
River Road Garden Club
Richmond Designers’ Guild

56 Piazza San Marco
Francesco Guardi, Italian
Gladys Lewis (Leesburg),
June Hambrick
Leesburg Garden Club

57 Willem van Heythuysen
Kehinde Wiley, American
JoAnn McNabb (Rockville)
West Hanover Garden Club
River Road Garden Club

58 ibala le Sindebele (Ndebele Design)
Esther Mahlangu, Ndebele
Minh-Chau Truong (Henrico), Yvonne Smith
West Hanover Garden Club

59 Serpent Mask
Unknown, Bwa
Kathy Ward (Midlothian), Joanne Wallace
Salisbury Garden Club
Richmond Designers’ Guild

60 Last Supper
Unknown, Ethiopian
Joyce Parker (Richmond),
Jayne Feminella
Ginter Park Garden Club
Petersburg Garden Club

61 Torque (currency)
Unknown, Yoruba(Nigeria, Republic of Benin)
Emily Sharp Bisceglia (Richmond)

62 Beaded Apron
Unknown, Fali
Cessie Howell (Fredericksburg), Kathy Wirtala
Rappahannock Valley
Garden Club

63 Munjinga Mask
Unknown, Bena Biombo
Rebecca Elston (Heathsville), Wonda Allain
Chesapeake Bay Garden Club

64 The Meeting/The Connection
Troy Sice, Zuni
Alice Buch (Arlington),
Judy Sheldon
Ikebana of Richmond,
Ohara School

65 Woman’s Dress
Unknown, Nex Perce
Jane Oliver Smith (Manassas), Alison Dixon
Manassas Garden Club

66 The Lesson
Ludolf De Jongh, Dutch
Linda MacIlwaine (Charlottesville), Rebecca Bell Nordin, Jayme Naughton
Charlottesville Garden Club

67 The Crucifixion
Blasco de Grañén, Spanish
Bridgette Swepston (Powhatan), Wendy Belcher
Powhatan Garden Club

68 Adoration and Crucifixion Diptych
Unknown, French
Tamara Gibson (Port Republic)
Spotswood Garden Club

69 The Marriage of Rigaultd’Oureille and Catherine de Rance
Unknown, French
Barbara Una Hollister (Mosely)
Midlothian Garden Club

70 Deer in Landscapes of Summer and Winter
Mori Kansai, Japanese
Helena Arouca (Waynesboro), Julie Madden
Ikebana of Richmond, Sangetsu School

71 Kanon
Unknown, Japanese
Kathryn Gray (Richmond)
Ikebana of Richmond, Ikenobo School

72 Mythical Beast
Unknown, Chinese
Annette Ernst (Richmond)
Ikebana of Richmond,
Sogestu School

73 Dragon-Shaped Pendant
Unknown, Chinese
Laura Brooks (King William), Lisa Vawter
Garden Club of Middle Peninsula

74 Black-Figured Amphora and Lid with the apotheosis of Herakles
Antimenes Painter, Greek (Attic)
Judy Durant (Mechanicsville)
Hanover Towne Garden Club
Richmond Designers’ Guild

75 Broad Collar
Unknown, Egyptian
Meredith Lauter (Midlothian)
Tuckahoe Garden Club
of Westhampton
Garden Club of Norfolk

76 Mummy Cartonage (Mask)
Unknown, Egyptian
Mary Ann May (Jeffersonton)
Cedar Run Garden Club
Shenandoah Designers’ Guild

77 Asiatic Sarcophagus
Unknown, Roman
Judy Hodges (New Canton), Andrea Metts
Thomas Jefferson Garden Club

78 A Small Band
Glenn Ligon, American
Terry Buntrock (Williamsburg), Michele DeWitt
Williamsburg Garden Club

79 Lorette
Henri Matisse, French
Martha Coates (Charlottesville)
Albemarle Garden Club

80 Taunus Road
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, German
Missy Goode (Richmond),
Gina Denniston
Boxwood Garden Club

81 Untitled, Mission Clay Pittsburg Project
Jun Kaneko, Japanese
Elizabeth Haynes (Mechanicsville)
Ikebana of Richmond,
Sogetsu School

82 Man and Vegetation
Sandro Chia, Italian
Lea Shuba (Alexandria), Jeanette Cadwallender (Fredericksburg)
Hunting Creek Garden Club
The Rappahannock Valley Garden Club

83 Reclining Figure (Exterior Form)
Henry Moore, English
Lisa Caperton (Richmond)
Boxwood Garden Club