Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Toledo Museum of Art Acquires Three New Works Enhanvimg Collection Areas of Focus

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Saint Francis Adoring the Cross,’ an oil painting by Jacopo Ligozzi.
TOLEDO – Three major works of art have been added to the Toledo Museum of Art’s permanent collection: a fiber artwork titled “Riscos y oro, 2” by Colombian artist Olga de Amaral; “Saint Francis Adoring the Cross,” an oil painting by Jacopo Ligozzi; and a five-color lithograph, “Interior with Pink Wallpaper II,” by Edouard Vuillard. “These three additions to the Toledo Museum of Art collection help to broaden the narrative of art history presented at TMA,” said Adam Levine, Edward Drummond and Florence Scott Libbey director of the Museum. “The aesthetically significant works bring new perspective to TMA’s presentation of historic and contemporary art.” [More