The DiMenna-Nyselius Library is currently closed and will reopen February 8th. Research assistance and physical item delivery is still available. To learn more about our resources and services, visit the link below
This guide was created as a partnership between the DiMenna-Nyselius Library and the Fairfield University Art Museum and provides additional resources and information on the artists and objects included in two Fairfield University Art Museum exhibitions:
Use the blue tabs to view library and other resources for each exhibition.
An essential academic and cultural resource for students, faculty, and residents of the surrounding geographic community and region, the Fairfield University Art Museum (FUAM) offers meaningful opportunities for first-hand experience of original works of art and their unique historical resonance. We foster appreciation of the visual arts; cultivate cultural literacy and critical engagement; conserve, research, and impart knowledge about the collection in accordance with best scholarly and museum practices; and champion human creativity of all cultures and time periods.
Monumental Head of the Shade
Executed in about 1880
Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Foundation