Driscoll Babcock Galleries is New York’s oldest art gallery and has represented important contemporary artists for more than 160 years. The Gallery’s strong focus on American Masters includes Asher B. Durand, Thomas Cole, John F. Kensett, Winslow Homer, Thomas Eakins, John Marin, Marsden Hartley, Charles Sheeler, Edwin Dickinson, and Stuart Davis. This program is complemented by an active pursuit of important works by Edgar Degas, Paul Cézanne, Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, John Graham, Mark Tobey, Ben Nicholson, Alexander Calder, Henry Moore, Willem de Kooning, Franz Kline, and Jules Olitski, among many others.
The Gallery’s current roster of internationally recognized artists includes Harriet Bart, Wafaa Bilal, Margaret Bowland, Marylyn Dintenfass, and Jenny Morgan, with additional works by Deborah Butterfield, Chuck Close, Hans Coper, Anselm Kiefer, Mr., and James Rosenquist.
Major private, corporate, and museum collections across the country have relied on Driscoll Babcock’s exceptional expertise in locating and acquiring iconic works of art. The Gallery remains committed to building entire collections in the tradition of integrating great and recognized masterworks of the past with today’s most noteworthy and durable achievements.
Dr. John Driscoll, an internationally known scholar with a specialized background in American Modernism and the Hudson River School, as well as French Impressionism, heads a staff noted for its advanced academic training, museum experience, and sound market knowledge.