National Academy of Design, New York, April 4–May 14, 1887 (Exhibition catalogue: NAD 1887)
, no. 328, as Old Whalers of Nantucket.
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Spring 1893, no. 157, as The Nantucket School of Philosophy
, owner Edward D. Adams.
The Union League Club of New York, New York, January 12–14, 1893 (Exhibition catalogue: Union League Club of New York 1893)
, no. 27, as A Nantucket Symposium
, loaned by Edward D. Adams.
World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, May 1–October 31, 1893 (World's Columbian Exposition 1893)
, no. 620, as The Nantucket School of Philosophy
, lent by E. D. Adams, New York.
Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, New York, An American Genre Painter: Eastman Johnson, 1824–1906
, January 18, 1939–February 26, 1940 (Exhibition catalogue: Baur 1940)
, no. 68, b/w illus., Pl. XXXI, as The Nantucket School of Philosophy.
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Eastman Johnson: Retrospective Exhibition
, March 28–May 14, 1972 (Exhibition catalogue: Hills 1972a)
, no. 106, b/w illus., p. 109. Traveled to: The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, June 7–July 22, 1972; Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, August 15–September 30, 1972; Milwaukee Art Center, Milwaukee, October 20–December 3, 1972.
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C, Revisiting the White City: American Art at the 1893 World's Fair
, April 16–August 15, 1993.
Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, New York, Eastman Johnson: Painting America
, October 29, 1999–February 6, 2000 (Exhibition catalogue: Carbone and Hills 1999)
, no. 104, color illus., p. 231, as The Nantucket School of Philosophy. Traveled to: San Diego Museum of Fine Arts, San Diego, February 25–May 21, 2000; Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, June 8–September 10, 2000.
The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, The American Artist as Painter and Draftsman