Permanent Collections

The permanent collection of the Vero Beach Museum of Art is central to the Museum’s mission and features art from the early twentieth century to the present in a broad range of media. The collection includes over 880 works of art and is currently concentrated primarily on American art; however, the Museum is also growing its international holdings in the area of contemporary art. The Museum’s online database includes a selection of works from the collection, organized by media.

Leon Applebaum

Blown and constructed glass Leon Applebaum American (b. 1945) Untitled, date unknown Blown and constructed glass 20 x10-1/2 in. 1997.057, Gift of Norma Gene Lykes Burr and Charles Burr

Frederick Carder, Steuben Glass Works

Frederick Carder (Designer), Steuben Glass Works (Manufacturer) American (1863-1963) Gold Aurene Bowl, 1904 Blown lead glass 2 1/8 x 4 1/4 x 3 5/8 in. 1987.009, Gift of the Estate of Mrs. John B. Flynn, through Mrs. Richard Gushee

Frederick Carder, Steuben Glass Works

Frederick Carder (Designer), Steuben Glass Works (Manufacturer) American (1863-1963) Blue Iridescent Aurene Vase, 1905 Blown lead glass 10 1/2 in. x 10 1/2 in. 1987.008, Gift of the Estate of Mrs. John B. Flynn, through Mrs. Richard...

Dale Chihuly

Dale Chihuly American (b. 1941) Untitled, 1987 Graphite, colored pencil and colored ink on Arches paper 30 x 22-1/2 in. 2000.003, Gift of Harvey K. Littleton

Dale Chihuly

Dale Chihuly American (b. 1941) Pink Seaform, Red Lip, 1985 Glass Overall: 15-1/2 x 32 x 17-1/2 in. 2001.013, Gift of Janet and Clark Daugherty

Dale Chihuly

Dale Chihuly American (b. 1941) Lapis Blue Persian, 1990 Glass Overall: 44 x 43 x 20 in. 2001.011, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. David K. Welles

Dale Chihuly

Dale Chihuly American (b. 1941) Orange Spotted Basket with Black Lip Wrap, 1993 Blown glass 11-1/2 x 11 x 10-3/8 in. 2007.009, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James W. Titelman

Jon Kuhn

Jon Kuhn American (b. 1949) A Byte of Time, 1994 Cut, polished, and assembled lead crystal 8-5/8 x 8-5/8 x 8-5/8 in. 1994.067, Gift of the Family and Friends of Barbara Farrell

Dominick Labino

Dominick Labino American (1910-1987) Untitled, 1974 Blown glass 7 3/4 x 4 1/2 x 2 in. 2007.004, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. David K. Welles

Karen LaMonte

Karen LaMonte American (b. 1967) Reclining Dress Absence, 2005 Cast glass 20 x 63 ¼ x 15 ¼ in. 2016.2, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Allice and James S. Beckwith III Endowment; Mr. and Mrs. Rex L. Brophy Endowment for Acquisitions; William B. and Marcia...

K. William LeQuier

K. William LeQuier American (b. 1953) Untitled, 1996 Laminated and sand-blasted glass 8 x 43 x 6 in. 1998.004, Museum Purchase

Harvey K. Littleton

Harvey K. Littleton American (b. 1922) Blue Sliced Descending Form, 1988 Barium/potash glass with multiple cased overlays of Kugler colors 2 parts: 14 x 12 x 6-1/2 in.; 6-1/2 x 4 x 3 in. 2008.003, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the John McLaughlin Booth...

Dante Marioni

Dante Marioni American (b. 1964) Red and Yellow Whopper Vase, 1992 Glass 28-1/2 in. (h) 1993.012, Gift of Carolyn Keyes Eggert

Duncan McClellan

Duncan McClellan American (b. 1955) Rain Forest, from the Tree Series, 1994 Hand-blown glass, internal graal technique 13 x 13 x 13 in. 1995.051, Gift of the Community Committee

Benjamin Moore

Benjamin Moore American (b. 1952) Interior Fold, date unknown Blown glass 6-1/16 x 22-5/8 in. (h x diam.) 1997.053, Gift of the Community Committee

Danny Perkins

Danny Perkins American, born Germany (b. 1955) The Earth Lives with Love, 1996 Blown and painted glass 43 in. (h) 1997.059, Gift of Susan K. Mallinson

Therman Statom

Therman Statom American (b. 1953) Chair on Pedestal, ca. 1985 Painted plate glass 42 x 17 x 19 in. 2008.001, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the John K. Moore Memorial Fund

Dale Kennington

Dale Kennington American (b.1935) In the Common Interest, ca. 2004 Oil on wood panel (six panels) 83 x 144 in. fully extended; each panel 82 x 24 in. 2014.2, Gift Mr. & Mrs. Robert Lindstrom, Mr. & Mrs. Russell Kennington, Mr. & Mrs. Bradley...

Hiram D. Williams

Hiram D. Williams American (1917-2003) Swimming Gator, 1994 Acrylic, oil and shellac on canvas 80 x 64 in. 1998.006, Gift of the Daytona Museum of Arts and Sciences: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Hiram D. Williams and the Williams...

Jack Tworkov

Jack Tworkov American, (1900-1982) Bar Decoration I, 1963-64 Oil on canvas 51 x 73 in. 2014.4, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Athena Society

Lawrence Tobe

Lawrence Tobe American Rain Forest #1, date unknown Oil on canvas, diptych Overall: 56 x 96 in. Each panel: 56 x 47-1/2 in. 1990.020, Gift of the Artist

Joan Snyder

Joan Snyder American (b. 1940) Untitled, 1972 Oil on canvas 24-1/4 x 24-1/4 in. 1995.052, Gift of Jean Palmer Messex

Hunt Slonem

Hunt Slonem American (b. 1951) Finches A, 2002, and Finches, 2003 Oil on canvas (diptych) Overall: 30 x 80 in. 2005.004, Gift of Guy W. Clark II Art © Hunt Slonem/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

Hunt Slonem

Hunt Slonem American (b. 1951) Finches, 2000 Oil on canvas 72-1/8 x 66-3/16 in. 2005.003, Gift of Guy W. Clark II Art © Hunt Slonem/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

John Sloan

John Sloan American (1871 - 1951) Reddy in the Cellar, 1917 Oil on canvas 32 x 26 in. 2014.5, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Athena Society

John Seery

John Seery American (b. 1941) Fever Coast, 1973 Acrylic on canvas 62-3/4 x 91-3/4 in. 1995.048, Gift of Carter and Susan Hopkins

Timothy J. Sanchez

Timothy J. Sanchez American (b. 1945) Nexus, February 2014 Acrylic on canvas 70 x 80 in. 2014.10, Gift of the Artist,

Louis Risoli

Louis Risoli American (1952-1985) IV-5, 1985 Oil on canvas 66 x 50-1/4 in. 1992.020, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Irving Fishman

Edward Willis Redfield

Edward Willis Redfield American (1869-1965) The Delaware Valley, c. 1906 Oil on canvas 32-1/8 x 40-3/16 in. 2010.2, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Athena Society

Edward Henry Potthast

Edward Henry Potthast American (1857-1927) Baby Carriage on the Beach, ca. 1915-20 Oil on canvas 12 1/8 x 16 1/8 in. 2016.1, Museum Purchase with funds provided by Laura and Bill Buck

Jane Peterson

Jane Peterson American (1876-1965) Brittany Peasant Women, ca. 1908 Oil on canvas 18-1/8 x 24-1/8 in. 2004.002, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Athena Society

William Oberheiser-Batista

William Oberheiser-Batista American, born Cuba (b. 1955) A Break in the Case, 1992 Oil on canvas 65 x 65 in. 1993.018, Gift of the Artist

Kenneth Noland

Kenneth Noland American (b. 1924) Songs: Over the Rainbow, 1984 Acrylic on canvas 92-1/2 x 76-1/8 in. 1998.007, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. David K. Welles Art © Estate of Kenneth Noland/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

Robert Natkin

Robert Natkin American (b. 1930) Untitled, from the , ca. 1974 Oil on canvas 48 x 60 in. 1995.010, Gift of Dace P. Brown

Robert Natkin

Robert Natkin American (b. 1930) Bath Apollo I, 1976 Acrylic on canvas 39 x 81 in. 2000.009, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Donald B. Harris

Janvier Lange Miller

Janvier Lange Miller American (b. 1940) Iris by the Sea , (c. 1990s) Oil on canvas 50 x 46 in. 2014.3, Gift of Thomas Booth, Nancy Booth Hanscom, Carol Booth Beesley from the estate of Mrs. John McLaughlin Booth

Willard Metcalf

Willard Metcalf American (1858-1925) The Falls, 1909-10 Oil on canvas 39 x 36 in. 2011.14, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Stott, Jr. Acquisition Fund

Cesar A. Martinez

Cesar A. Martinez American (b. 1944) Bato Verde, from the "Bato/Pachuco" series, ca. 1982 Acrylic on canvas 47 x 40 in. 1990.119, Gift of the Alternative Museum.

Susan Martin

Susan Martin American (b. 1944) Tomatomatoes, 1998 Acrylic on canvas 30 x 40 in. 2000.011, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Dorothy Gay Poole Endowment

Reginald Marsh

Reginald Marsh American (1898-1954) Food Store (Death of Dillinger), 1938 Tempera on paper 32 x 24 in. 2003.001, Museum Purchase.

Conrad Marca-Relli

Conrad Marca-Relli American (1913-2000) Untitled, 1950 Oil on canvas 46 x 50 in. 2010.3, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Athena Society

Federico Uribe

Federico Uribe American, born Columbia (b. 1962) Oriente-Poniente, 2009 Wood chopsticks and plastic forks 60 x 17 in. (diameter x depth) 2010.5, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the 20/20 Vision for the Future Fund

Lee Tribe

Lee Tribe British (b. 1945) J's Find, 1986-1987 Mild steel 67 x 33 x 26 in. 1999.021, Gift of Janet and Clark Daugherty

Bruce Stillman

Bruce Stillman American (b. 1958) Untitled, 1999 Stainless steel brushed 30 x 30 x 7 in. 2014.7, Gift of Dr. James G. Punches in loving memory of his wife Betty Punches

Frank Stella

Frank Stella American (b. 1936) Untitled, 1975 Polished cast aluminum, 9/15 19-1/2 x 12 x 12 in. 19-1/2 x 12 x 12 in. 2001.020, Gift of the Carter Hopkins Family

Joseph Stella

Joseph Stella Italian/American (1877 - 1946) Joy of Living, 1940 Oil on canvas 43 x 34 in. Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Athena Society, 2018.4

Takashima Shun-un

Takashima Shun-un Japanese Lion, date unknown Bronze 48 x 28 x 96 in. 1986.005, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. C. Ellis Duncan

Leo Sewell

Leo Sewell American (b. 1945) Friend of the Family, ca. 1983 Mixed media 51 1/2 x 22 x 27 1/2 in. 1999.014, Gift of Dorothy H. Rathbord

George Segal

George Segal American (1924-2000) Girl Emerging from Tile Wall, 1974 Plaster and ceramic tile on wood 39 x 15-1/2 x 10-3/4 in. 2000.036, Museum Purchase with funds provided by Mr. and Mrs. James W. Titelman and the Museum Acquisition Fund Art © The George and Helen...

Jean Claude Rigaud

Jean Claude Rigaud Haitian (b. 1945) Musical Instrument, 1996 Laquered steel 102 x 34 x 28 in. 2002.025, Gift of David Miller

George Rickey

George Rickey American (1907-2002) Annular Eclipse VII, 2000 Stainless steel 204 x 104 x 20 in. 2007.005, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Athena Society Art © Estate of George Rickey/Licensed by VAGA, New York,...

Essie Pinsker

Essie Pinsker American (1918-2007) Dynamics #158, date unknown Painted steel 69 x 44 x 28 in. 1991.075, Gift of the Artist

Marc Petrovic

Marc Petrovic American (b. 1967) Evidence, 2008 Hot sculptured glass nautilus sheel, horseshoe crab and boat; hand blown glass bottles; and mixed media. 28 x 25 x 6 in. 2009.001, Museum Purchase

Tom Otterness

Tom OtternessAmerican (b.1952)Trial Scene, 1997Bronze, 5/6Jury: 55 x 63 x 24-1/2 in.; Judge and Defendant: 73 x 39-3/4 x 21-1/2 in.; Prosecutor: 40-1/4 x 23 x 39 in.2007.007, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Stott, Jr. Acquisition...

Thomas Ostenberg

Thomas Ostenberg Truth and Consequence, 1997 Bronze 112 x 40 x 48 in. 2004.004, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the John K. Moore Memorial Fund.

Louise Nevelson

Louise Nevelson American (1899-1988) Series of an Unknown Cosmos LXXIII, 1979 Wood and paper collage 20 x 16 in. 2002.005, Gift of Susan K. Mallinson

Luis Montoya and Leslie Ortiz

Luis Montoya and Leslie Ortiz American (b. 1950) and (b. 1957) Surprise Box, 2000 Cast bronze with patina 34 x 22.5 x 11.5 in. 2014.11, Gift of Jane and Leonard Korman

Carl Milles

Carl Milles Swedish (1875-1955) Sunglitter, 2001 bronze 60 x 56 x 80 in. 2001.012, Museum Purchase with funds provided by Mr. and Mrs. Robert F. McCabe and the Wahlstrom Foundation in memory of Agnes and Magnus Wahlstrom.

Gus Miller

Gus Miller American (b. 1940) Untitled (Storefront), 1987 Mixed media 9-3/16 x 11-7/8 x 3-3/16 (max) in. 2009.005.002, Gift of Anne and Paul S. Morgan

Walter Midener

Walter Midener American, born Germany (1912-1998) Seated Woman, date unknown Wood 13-5/8 x 7-7/8 x 8-1/2 in. 1994.055, Gift of Janet Laib Gottlieb

Myron J. Melnick

Myron J. Melnick (American, b. 1953) Without Fictitious Elements, 1993 Molded cast paper 30 dia. x 6 in. 2014.9.2, Gift of Dolly L. Maass

Frederick MacMonnies

Frederick MacMonnies American (1863-1967) Baccahante and Faun, 1893 Bronze 16-1/2 x 5 x 3 in. 1988.001, Gift of Choice Collectors

James Liccione

James Liccione American (b. 1950) Winged Clock, 1998 Forged iron, fresco, inlaid glass and stone 67 x 39 x 24 in. 1998.002, Museum Purchase

James Liccione

James Liccione American (b. 1950) Memorial Gates, 2000 Ornamental metalwork, aluminum 11 ft. x 33-1/2 in., each panel 2000.037, Gift of James Liccione Jr. in memory of his Father

Andrew Wyeth

Andrew Wyeth American (1917-2009) The Wales Farm, 1967 Watercolor on paper 19-3/4 x 29-1/2 in. 2011.2, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Athena Society

Andrew Wyeth

Andrew Wyeth American (1917-2009) Melting Snow on the Brandywine, 1952 Watercolor on paper 23-3/8 x 30-3/8 in. (sheet) 2011.3, Gift of Douglas F. Barnard

Julian Alden Weir

Julian Alden Weir American (1852-1919) Harbor, Isle of Man, 1889 Etching on paper, ed. of 25 4 x 6 in. 1995.002, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Marsden Memorial Fund

William Weege

William Weege American (b. 1935) Untitled, 1981 Handmade paper and string relief 24 x 56 in. 2010.1.1, Gift of Carol Booth

William Weege

William Weege American (b. 1935) Talking Banjo, 1987 Collograph on paper 19 x 28 in. 2010.1.2, Gift of Carol Booth

Carol Wax

Carol Wax American (b. 1953) Singer Needle, date unknown Mezzotint on paper, 29/100 10-1/4 x 8-1/8 in. 1991.068, Museum Purchase

Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol American (1929-1987) Pepper Pot from Campbell Soup I, 1968 Color serigraph on paper, H/Z 35-1/8 x 23-1/8 in. 2000.010, Museum Purchase

Ben Shahn

Ben Shahn American, born Lithuania (1898-1969) Levana, 1966 Lithograph on paper, 15/125 30 x 22-1/2 in. 1997.055, Gift of the George Armstrong Memorial in memory of George P. Armstrong Art © Estate of Ben Shahn/Licensed by VAGA, New York,...

Sean Sexton

Sean Sexton American (b. 1954) Horse Jaw and Edibles, 1987 Oil on paper 22 x 30 in. 1988.004, Gift of the Vero Beach Art Club

Mary Segal

Mary Segal American (b. 1933) Palm Series, date unknown Monotype on paper Image: 6-1/8 x 4-7/8 in. Sheet: 14-7/8 x 11-1/8 in. 1991.001, Gift of the Artist

James Rosenquist

James Rosenquist American (b. 1933) Flamingo Capsule, 1973 Lithograph and screenprint on paper, 13/18 AP 36-1/4 x 76-1/2 in. 1995.020, Gift of Dr. Chi Chiou Liu Art © James Rosenquist/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

James Rosenquist

James Rosenquist American (b. 1933) Elbow Lake, 1977 Lithograph on paper, 30/100 26-1/4 x 66-1/4 in. 2001.019, Gift of Estelle and Martin Karlin Art © James Rosenquist/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

Larry Rivers

Larry Rivers American (1923-2002) At the Movies, 1974 Lithograph on paper, AP 23-1/2 x 27 in. 2002.006, Gift of Andrew R. Paul Art © Larry Rivers/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

Judy Pfaff

Judy Pfaff American, born England (b. 1946) #2 Melone, from the series, "Six of One", 1987 Paint and color woodcut, 2/25 Image: 49 x 58 in. Sheet: 55 x 63 in. 1988.027, Gift of John M. Booth Art © Judy Pfaff/Licensed by VAGA, New York,...

Gabor Peterdi

Gabor Peterdi American, born Hungary (1915-2001) Untitled, 1960 Etching/engraving on paper 18-5/8 x 13-5/8 in. (plate) 2011.1, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Howard Padwee

Louise Nevelson

Louise Nevelson American, born Ukraine (1898-1988) Construction (Red), 1966 Mixed media collage with photographic overlay, 42/150 22-7/8 x 17-1/2 in. 2002.021, Gift of Dr. Robert B. and Dorothy M. Gronlund

Seong Moy

Seong Moy American, born China (b. 1921) Warrior on Horseback, 1950 Color woodcut on paper, ed. of 58 24 x 7-3/8 in. 2002.019, Gift of Dr. Robert B. and Dorothy M. Gronlund

Robert Motherwell

Robert Motherwell American (1915-1991) The Poet's Eye, 1989/1990 Aquatint on Waterman paper, 17/28 26 x 33 in. 2000.015, Gift of Estelle and Martin Karlin For Motherwell: Art © Dedalus Foundation, Inc./Licensed by VAGA, New York,...

Thomas Moran

Thomas Moran American, born England (1837-1926) Morning on the St. Johns, Florida, 1881 Etching on paper 5-1/2 x 8-1/2 in. 1991.082, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James Anthony, Mr. and Mrs. Nicholas W. Evans, Mr. and Mrs. Frank J. Lincoln, Mr. and Mrs. Marvin G. Messex, and...

Joan Miró

Joan Miró Spanish (1893-1983) Illustration for “Ubu Roi”, 1966 Color lithograph on paper 16-5/8 x 25-1/2 in. 2002.003, Gift of Harvey K. Littleton

Craig McPherson

Craig McPherson American (b. 1948) Hemp Lines, 2012 Intaglio Print, mezzotint and drypoint 23 5/8 x 11 3/8 in. 2014.8, Gift of Kenneth F. and Betsy B. Hegyes

Luigi Lucioni

Luigi Lucioni American, born Italy (1900-1988) Weathered Barns, 1948 Etching on paper Image: 7-1/2 x 12-1/4 in. Sheet: 13 x 17 in. 1991.014, Gift of Jack Wexler

Lee Krasner

Lee Krasner American (1908-1984) Summer Play, 1962 Gouache on paper 30 x 22-3/8 in. 1990.027, Gift of Joan and Crawford Black

Misch Kohn

Misch Kohn American (1925-2002) The Cocktail Party, 1969 Intaglio on Japanese paper, 5/50 Image: 19-3/4 x 23-3/4 in. Sheet: 24-3/4 x 36-12 in. 2001.010, Gift of Harvey K. Littleton

Lyman Kipp

Lyman Kipp American (b. 1929) Untitled, date unknown Pen, ink and gouache on paper 30 x 22-3/8 in. 30 x 22-3/8 in. 1992.021, Gift of David Miller

Ellsworth Kelly

Ellsworth Kelly American (b. 1923) Colors on a Grid, 1976 Serigraph on paper, 6/46 Image: 40-1/8 x 40-1/8 in. Sheet: 48-1/8 x 48-1/4 in. 1995.007, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James W. Titelman

Alex Katz

Alex Katz American (b. 1927) Swimmer, 1974 Serigraph on paper, 152/200 40 x 25 in. 1994.004, Museum Purchase in memory of Jean Heath Art © Alex Katz/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

Jasper Johns

Jasper Johns American (b. 1930) Flags, 1973 Screenprint in color on JP Green paper, ed. 49/65 27 3/8 x 35 1/2 in. 2012.5.1, Gift of Hilde Babin in Honor of William S. Youngman, Jr

David Hockney

David Hockney English (b. 1937) Red Flowers and Green Leaves, Separate , May 1988, 1988 Serigraph diptych, 29/70 Each panel: 13-3/4 x 8-1/2 in. 1991.011, Gift of William H. and Virginia S. Risley

David Hayes

David Hayes American (b.1931) Untitled (study for sculpture), 2008 Ink and gouche on Arches paper Sheet: 29-3/4 x 22-1/2 in. 2008.004, Gift of the Artist

Joan E. Gravett

Joan E. Gravett American (b.1957) Night, date unknown Etching and aquatint on paper, 3/5 9-1/4 x 7-1/2 in. 1989.004, Gift of the Vero Beach Art Club

Michael J. Gallagher

Michael J. Gallagher American (1895-1965) Smokestacks, ca. 1930 Linocut, 1 of ca. 5 proofs, no edition printed Sheet: 3-1/4 x 5 in. 2002.017, Gift of Robert B. and Dorothy M. Gronlund

Willem de Kooning

Willem de Kooning American, born the Netherlands (1904-1997) Untitled (Heart Graham 25), 1970 Lithograph on Suzuki paper, 13/47 37-1/2 x 28-1/8 in. 2001.014, Gift of the Carter Hopkins Family

Salvador Dali

Salvador Dali Spanish (1904-1989) Lincoln in Dalivision, 1977 Drypoint etching on chromolithograph, embossed, 95/350 Image: 24-1/4 x 17-3/8 in. Sheet: 32-1/8 x 24-1/4 in. 1986.032, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Randolph

Javachef Christo and Jeanne-Claude Denat

Javachef Christo and Jeanne-Claude Denat American-Bulgarian (b. 1935), (1935-2009) Orange Store Front Project, 1991 Hand collaged Lithograph with galvanized steel, acetate, cotton broadcloth, brown wrapping paper. 27 ½ x 31 in. 2016.5, Gift of the Children of Jean P....

Mary Cassatt

Mary Cassatt French, born America (1844-1926) The Manicure, c. 1904 Drypoint on paper 8 x 5-3/8 in. 2007.003, Gift of Mrs. Jane L. Fleming