A Legacy of Giving: The Anna and Frank Hall Collection

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A Legacy of Giving: The Anna and Frank Hall Collection

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The Halls' present an art contribution to the cultural life of Lincoln and the state of Nebraska


Instrumental in establishing an active arts program at the University of Nebraska, the couple also built a private collection that helped form the foundation of the Sheldon Museum of Art's renowned holdings of American art. Just as importantly, the charitable trust they created supported the acquisition of iconic paintings, photographs, sculptures, and works on paper, shaping the Sheldon's collection of modern art and establishing it as one of the most important university museums in the country. Artists represented in the catalogue: Berenice Abbott, Ansel Adams, Josef Albers, Diane Arbus, Kenneth Armitage, Eugene Atget, Milton Avery, Frank Weston Benson, Thomas Hart Benton, Tony Berlant, Lee Bontecou, Margaret Bourke-White, Frank Brangwyn, Brassai (Gyula Halasz), Nicholas R. Brewer, Felix Hilaire Buhot, Wynn Bullock, Deborah Butterfield, Harry Callahan, Jean Charlot, William Merritt Chase, Larry Clark, Alvin Langdon Coburn, Linda Connor, Ralston Crawford, Imogen Cunningham, Charles Courtney Curran, Randall Davey, Stuart Davis, Warren B. Davis, Willem de Kooning, Elizabeth Honor Dolan, Frank Duveneck, Thomas Eakins, Terry Evans, Larry Fink, Robert Frank, Daniel Chester French, Frederick Carl Frieseke, Anne Goldthwaite, Adolph Gottlieb, Francis Seymour Haden, Anna Reid Hall, Marsden Hartley, Childe Hassam, Robert Henri, Lewis Wickes Hine, William Hogarth, Winslow Homer, Helen Hyde, Bertha E. Jaques, Vassily Kandinsky, Morris Kantor, Kathe Kollwitz, Lee Krasner, Dorothea Lange, Sol LeWitt, Roy Lichtenstein, Harvey Littleton, Luigi Lucioni, Danny Lyon, John Marin, Kerry James Marshall, Homer Dodge Martin, Ralph Eugene Meatyard, Robert Motherwell, Elizabeth Nourse, Jose Clemente Orozco, Paul Outerbridge, Cora Parker, Joseph Pennell, Henry Varnum Poor, Ad Reinhardt, Rembrandt van Rijn, Louis Ritman, Diego Rivera, Augustus Saint-Gaudens, Morton Livingston Schamberg, Charles Sheeler, Aaron Siskind, Maurice Sterne, Henry Ossawa Tanner, Bradley Walker Tomlin, Bessie Potter Vonnoh, Sylvia Wald, Max Weber, Edward Weston, James Mcneill Whistler, James McNeill Whistler, Clarence Hudson White, Minor White, Andrew Wyeth


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