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Exhibition

Framing a Legacy: Gifts from Ann and James Rawley

August 13, 2021 through December 31, 2021
  • Bruce Williams, Woman Getting Out of Bed.
  • Henri Matisse, Double Portrait of Josette Gris.
  • Rockwell Kent, Sermilik Ford.
  • Milton Avery, Beach Birds.

First floor north galleries, including the Charlotte and Charles Rain Gallery


This exhibition is a celebration of gifts to the museum from longtime supporters Ann and James Rawley. It not only highlights their affinity for collecting paintings, sculptures, and works on paper, but also Ann’s meticulous framing practice. Works by Milton Avery, Peggy Bacon, Alexander Calder, Mary Cassatt, Marsden Hartley, and James McNeill Whistler are included.

Exhibition support is provided by Nebraska Arts Council, Nebraska Cultural Endowment, and Sheldon Art Association.