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Shelburne in Chittenden County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Pleissner Gallery

Constructed on-site: 1986

 
 
Pleissner Gallery Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 8, 2017
1. Pleissner Gallery Marker
Inscription.

The Pleissner Gallery was built to honor Brooklyn-born artist Ogden Minton Pleissner (1905-1983), a close friend of the Webb family who earned national recognition for his work as a war artist, landscape painter, and talented chronicler of sporting scenes. The main gallery exhibits works on paper and canvas; the adjoining room recreates his Manchester, Vermont, studio.
 
Erected by the Shelburne Museum.
 
Location. 44° 22.56′ N, 73° 13.911′ W. Marker is in Shelburne, Vermont, in Chittenden County. Touch for map. Marker and building are on the Shelburne Museum grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6000 Shelburne Road (US Hwy 7), Shelburne VT 05482, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Owl Cottage Activity Center (within shouting distance of this marker); Diamond Barn (within shouting distance of this marker); Prentis House (within shouting distance of this marker); Stencil House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); General Store (about 300 feet away); Preservation of the Colchester Reef Lighthouse

Pleissner Gallery and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 8, 2017
2. Pleissner Gallery and Marker
(about 300 feet away); Colchester Reef Lighthouse Relocation (about 300 feet away); Blacksmith Shop (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shelburne.
 
Also see . . .
1. Pleissner Gallery. (Submitted on October 31, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Odgen Minton Pleissner (1905-1983) Bio. (Submitted on October 31, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicMan-Made Features
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 31, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 31, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 31, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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