Denver Art Museum today announced the message from the longtime former chairman Frederick C. Hamilton 22 pieces of Impressionist paintings bequeathed. A news conference that this would make the museum’s Impressionist collection became the best one of the West:
“Gifts including a painting from Van Gogh,” Edge of a Wheat Field with Poppies “, this is the first piece of the Van Gogh museum work. Four impressionist master Claude Monet’s works, including” Path in the Wheat Fields at the Pourville, 1882 “and” The Houses in the Snow, Norway “, shows a broad peak output of Monet’s artistic career. Three pieces of Eugène Boudin work, it is the artists first entered Collection , including the “Beach in Trouville, 1881″, there is also the first to enter the collections of the works of Paul Cezanne. Others include Edouard Manet, Berthe Morisot, Camille Pissarro, Auguste Renoir, Alfred Sisley, as well as contemporaries American painter William Merritt Chase and Childe Hassam. ”
Hamilton is one of the trustees and the board ruled museum for many years, served as a vanguard in this year’s fund-raising and expansion, such as Hamilton Hall Annex – these works will be handed over to the museum after his death. In the “Wall Street Journal,” the article can read, $ 100 million total value of the works, including a piece of Caillebotte’s paintings michel delacroix prints.
But before the news, last week, the Philadelphia Museum of Art will receive a value from Keith and Catherine Sachs Sax couple (Keith and Katherine Sachs) of $ 70 million of the 97 contemporary art. Friday, Baldwin College Museum of Art announced:
“[Museum] won the well-known collectors Dorothy and Herbert (Herb) Vogel 320 works from – this gift will greatly enhance the museum’s contemporary art collection contains nearly 70 artists, including Robert Barry, Lucio Pozzi, Edda. Renouf, Julian Schnabel, James Siena, Pat Steir [The following is her work “Small White Waterfall with Pink Splashes”], as well as Richard Tuttle, Dorothy Vogel Baldwin College Museum of Art for their favorites following the 1992 gift the biggest after the National Gallery of Art Washington Du made the donation.
Works on paper make up the main part of the gift, and there are some photographs Richard Long, Michael Lucero ceramic art arts and plum Merrill Wagner sculptures. peter max prints works from the mid-20th century to the early 21st century, this gift Baldwin gifts will showcase the history of Vogel Collection – BUY Giuseppe Napoli and Hank Virgona works from the early Herbert Vogel, the couple in the past Buy works, such as Richard Tuttle and Lucio Potts works. ?