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MFA Boston Receives Major Donation of Photographs and More

(Courtesy MFA Boston)

The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston announced over the weekend an enormous gift of 6,000 photographs, 100 works on paper and 25 paintings from the collection of Saundra Lane and her late husband, William. The donation includes 2,500 photographs by Charles Sheeler, another 2,500 by Edward Weston, 500 photographs by Ansel Adams and paintings by artists like Hyman Boom and Franz Kline. The museum told the Boston Globe that the value runs into the “nine figures.” Read More