Past Exhibitions: 1981

  • William Blake Watercolor Illustrations for The Pilgrim’s Progress

    September 1, 1981 to November 1, 1981

    The Frick Collection once again presented an exhibition of William Blake's illustrations for John Bunyan's Pilgrim’s Progress. The exhibition complemented the collection of Blake's watercolors and illuminated books then on view at the Morgan Library.

  • Jean-Antoine Houdon: Eight Portrait Busts

    June 10, 1981 to August 9, 1981

    In line with other exhibitions devoted to lesser-known aspects of its holdings, The Frick Collection presented an exhibition organized around its marble portrait busts by Houdon: Comtesse du Cayla and Armand-Thomas Hue, Marquis de Miromesnil.