Exhibition Highlights

  • Afternoon on the Beach

    Honoré Sharrer. American, 1920–2009

    Afternoon on the Beach, 1990

    Oil on canvas

    30 × 32 in. (76.2 × 81.28 cm)

    Collection of Adam Zagorin and the late Perez Zagorin

  • Before the Divorce

    Honoré Sharrer. American, 1920–2009

    Before the Divorce, 1976/1999

    Oil on canvas

    48½ × 72 in. (123.19 × 182.88 cm)

    Collection of Adam Zagorin and the late Perez Zagorin

  • Leda and the Folks

    Honoré Sharrer. American, 1920–2009

    Leda and the Folks, 1963

    Oil on canvas

    107 × 72 in. (271.78 × 182.88 cm)

    Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio, Gift of Adam Zagorin and the late Perez Zagorin, 2014.54

  • Mother Goose

    Honoré Sharrer. American, 1920–2009

    Mother Goose, 1960

    Oil on canvas

    26½ × 37½ in. (67.31 × 95.25 cm)

    Collection of Adam Zagorin and the late Perez Zagorin

  • Nursery Rhyme

    Honoré Sharrer. American, 1920–2009

    Nursery Rhyme, 1971

    Oil on canvas

    49 × 89 in. (124.46 × 226.06 cm)

    Collection of Adam Zagorin and the late Perez Zagorin

  • Reception

    Honoré Sharrer. American, 1920–2009

    Reception, 1958

    Oil on canvas

    22½ × 30 in. (57.15 × 76.2 cm)

    Collection of Adam Zagorin and the late Perez Zagorin

  • Resurrection of the Waitress

    Honoré Sharrer. American, 1920–2009

    Resurrection of the Waitress, 1984

    Oil on canvas

    22 × 22 in. (55.88 × 55.88 cm)

    Collection of Adam Zagorin and the late Perez Zagorin

  • Self-Portrait with Still Life

    Honoré Sharrer. American, 1920–2009

    Self-Portrait with Still Life, 1955

    Oil on board

    10 × 6 in. (25.4 × 15.24 cm)

    Collection of Adam Zagorin and the late Perez Zagorin

  • The Critic

    Honoré Sharrer. American, 1920–2009

    The Critic, 1979

    Charcoal on paper

    22 × 30 in. (55.88 × 76.2 cm)

    Collection of Adam Zagorin and the late Perez Zagorin

  • Two Dogs in a Still Life

    Honoré Sharrer. American, 1920–2009

    Two Dogs in a Still Life, 1997

    Oil on canvas

    54 × 48 in. (137.16 × 121.92 cm)

    Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Gift of Adam Zagorin and the late Perez Zagorin

  • Young Man Standing on the Fountain

    Honoré Sharrer. American, 1920–2009

    Young Man Standing on the Fountain, 1988

    Oil on canvas

    20 × 17 in. (50.8 × 43.18 cm)

    Collection of Adam Zagorin and the late Perez Zagorin

  • Workers and Paintings

    Honoré Sharrer. American, 1920–2009

    Workers and Paintings, 1943

    Oil on composition board

    11 5/8 × 37 in. (29.53 × 93.98 cm)

    Museum of Modern Art, New York, Gift of Lincoln Kirstein

  • Tribute to the American Working People

    Honoré Sharrer. American, 1920–2009

    Tribute to the American Working People, 1946-51

    Oil on composition board

    Overall with frame: 38¾ × 77¼ in. (98.43 × 196.22 cm)

    Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Sara Roby Foundation

  • Tribute to the American Working People, Central Panel (Detail)

    Honoré Sharrer. American, 1920–2009

    Tribute to the American Working People, Central Panel (Detail), 1946-51

    Oil on composition board

    34 × 29 in. (86.36 × 73.66 cm)

    Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Sara Roby Foundation

  • Tribute to the American Working People, Farm Scene (Detail)

    Honoré Sharrer. American, 1920–2009

    Tribute to the American Working People, Farm Scene (Detail), 1946-51

    Oil on composition board

    11 3/8 × 16¾ in. (28.91 × 42.55 cm)

    Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Sara Roby Foundation

  • Tribute to the American Working People, Country Fair (Detail)

    Honoré Sharrer. American, 1920–2009

    Tribute to the American Working People, Country Fair (Detail), 1946-51

    Oil on composition board

    11 3/8 × 16¾ in. (28.91 × 42.55 cm)

    Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Sara Roby Foundation

  • Tribute to the American Working People, In the Parlor (Detail)

    Honoré Sharrer. American, 1920–2009

    Tribute to the American Working People, In the Parlor (Detail), 1946-51

    Oil on composition board

    11 3/8 × 16¾ in. (28.91 × 42.55 cm)

    Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Sara Roby Foundation

  • Tribute to the American Working People, Public School (Detail)

    Honoré Sharrer. American, 1920–2009

    Tribute to the American Working People, Public School (Detail), 1946-51

    Oil on composition board

    11 3/8 × 16¾ in. (28.91 × 42.55 cm)

    Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Sara Roby Foundation