Masculine Excellence: ‘Manly Pursuits: The Sporting Images of Thomas Eakins’ @ Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Presenting Wrestlers, 1899, the Outstanding painting by nineteenth-century American artist Thomas Eakins, one of the works on view until October 17th, 2010 at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art during the exhibition Manly Pursuits: The Sporting Images of Thomas Eakins. The show celebrates LACMA’s 2007 acquisition the painting. For additional information, please click HERE.

Thomas Eakins, Wrestlers, 1899 Oil on canvas, 62 x 72 in., (Courtesy LACMA; gift of Cecile C. Bartman and The Cecile and Fred Bartman Foundation. Image via LACMA.

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