Large Collection of Steichen Photographs Donated to U.S. Museums

February 18th, 2013

Edward Steichen, Thérese Duncan on the Acropolis (1921), via The New York TimesFinancier and art collector Richard Hollander has donated a large block of photographs by the prominent photographer Edward Steichen to a trio of U.S. museums, ensuring that the artist’s work will be available to the public across the United States.  The photographs were purchased at directly from Steichen’s estate, and will be given to the Whitney Museum, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and the Block Museum in Chicago.  “I’ve gotten the bug,” Hollander said. “Now I want to share my vision.”

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