Tag Archives: Horace Pippin

New in 2015: Sunday Morning Breakfast by Horace Pippin

For the past 10 days we’ve been highlighting amazing works of art that became part of the SLAM collection in 2015. You can read each installment here. Happy New Year! Perhaps the most significant 2015 addition to the Art Museum’s collection was announced just weeks ago — Horace Pippin’s Sunday Morning Breakfast. The 1943 painting… Read More »

New on View: Horace Pippin’s Sunday Morning Breakfast

We have exciting news! Sunday Morning Breakfast, a 1943 oil on fabric painting by esteemed African-American artist Horace Pippin, is installed and on view in Gallery 337. The newly acquired painting marries abstract design with an evocative, simple narrative in a scene drawn from the artist’s childhood memories and is one of the finest examples of the… Read More »

Museum acquires Sunday Morning Breakfast by Horace Pippin

The Saint Louis Art Museum announces the acquisition of Sunday Morning Breakfast, a 1943 painting by the esteemed African-American artist Horace Pippin. The purchase was approved unanimously on Monday evening by the museum’s board of commissioners. The painting will be on view in gallery 337 starting on Friday (Dec. 18). Sunday Morning Breakfast was offered… Read More »