NMAA Receives Frost Collection

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Summary

The National Museum of American Art, now known as the Smithsonian American Art Museum, receives the Patricia and Phillip Frost Collection, including 113 paintings, sculptures, collages and constructions, and 39 lithographs. The collection is focused on the American Abstract Artists.

Subject

  • Frost, Patricia
  • Frost, Phillip G. A
  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.)
  • Smithsonian American Art Museum

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 5, "The Torch," July 1987, p. 1.

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1987

Topic

  • Art
  • Art museums
  • Sculpture
  • Gifts
  • Artists
  • Art objects

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