Terra Foundation-supported Events

Collection Loan: Coney Island: Visions of an American Dreamland, 1861-2008

From the Terra Collection, Reginald Marsh’s painting, Pip and Flip, and his Riders in A Mermaid Tunnel Boat, a double-sided drawing, are exhibited along with paintings, drawings, prints, photographs, film clips, ephemera, and artifacts depicting Coney Island attractions in the exhibition, Coney Island: Visions of an American Dreamland, 1861-2008.

 Riders in a Mermaid Tunnel Boat is one of two drawings Reginald Marsh made in 1946 on a single sheet of watercolor paper. At each venue for the exhibition Coney Island: Visions of an American Dreamland, 1861-2008, one side of the work will displayed. The drawing on view will alternate for each venue of the tour.

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Reginald Marsh, Riders in a Mermaid Tunnel Boat, 1946. Terra Foundation for American Art, Gift of Marjorie and Charles Benton, C1982.7a
Reginald Marsh, Riders in a Mermaid Tunnel Boat, 1946. Terra Foundation for American Art, Gift of Marjorie and Charles Benton, C1982.7a