hopper drawing

LAST WEEK! Don’t miss the rare opportunity to see Edward Hopper’s most celebrated paintings alongside the drawings that inspired them in Hopper Drawing, on view through Sunday.

Installation view of Hopper Drawing (Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, May 23–October 6, 2013). Photograph by Sheldan C. Collins

Flora Whitney Miller, granddaughter of Museum founder Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, with Edward Hopper in front of his painting Early Sunday Morning in 1961. The work is currently displayed on its original easel in Hopper Drawing.

Frances Mulhall Achilles Library, Archives, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. Photograph by Brooks Elder

In honor of International Cat Day, a sleeping kitty courtesy Edward Hopper.

Edward Hopper (1882–1967), Study of a Sleeping Cat, 1895–99. Graphite pencil on paper. Sheet (Irregular): 9 ½ × 6 11/16 in. (24.1 × 17 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Josephine N. Hopper Bequest 70.1553.203. © Heirs of Josephine N. Hopper, licensed by the Whitney Museum of American Art