24 décembre 2010

Kashmir Shawls from the Bruce Museum Collection

Detail of Kashmir Shawl, c. 1840. Wool. Gift of Gifford Agnew, Collection of the Bruce Museum 90.23.1 GREENWICH, CT.- The Bruce Museum in Greenwich, Connecticut, recently unwrapped a new exhibition this winter that highlights its collection of beautifully woven cashmere shawls. On view through February 28, 2011, Kashmir Shawls from the Bruce Museum Collection features a display of ten outstanding shawls selected from the Museum’s international textile collection. Most date from the early to mid-19th century and several were... [Lire la suite]
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19 août 2009

"West African Gold from the Ivory Coast: The Olga Hirshhorn Collection" @ The Bruce Museum

Horned Head. Lagoon peoples. Gold. 3,5 in. Olga Hirshhorn Collection Greenwich, CT - The Bruce Museum in Greenwich, Connecticut, opens a second show this summer drawn from the collections of former Greenwich native Olga Hirshhorn entitled West African Gold from the Ivory Coast: The Olga Hirshhorn Collection, on view from Saturday, August 8, 2009, through Sunday, November 8, 2009. Mrs. Hirshhorn married famed art collector Joseph H. Hirshhorn, whose gift of his collection to the Smithsonian Institution established the Hirshhorn... [Lire la suite]
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13 juin 2009

'Masterpieces of European Painting from Museo de Arte de Ponce' @ The Bruce Museum in Greenwich, Connecticut

James Tissot (1836-1902), In the Louvre (L'Esthetique)1883-1885, Oil on canvas, 58 x 39 3/8 in. Collection Museo de Arte de Ponce. Fundación Luis A. Ferré, Inc. Ponce, Puerto Rico. Photo John Betancourt. GREENWICH, CT.- The Bruce Museum in Greenwich, Connecticut, presents Masterpieces of European Painting from Museo de Arte de Ponce, opening on Saturday, June 13, 2009, and on view through Sunday, September 6, 2009. This exhibition, which is the Bruce Museum’s major summer show, features selected works from the Museo de Arte de... [Lire la suite]
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