Archive for March 10th, 2019

Landscape of American art at BRM

Albert Bierstadt, Coast of California, n.d., oil on paper mounted to canvas, 14 × 19 in. Brandywine River Museum of Art. Richard M. Scaife Bequest, 2015

The new exhibit at the Brandywine River Museum of Art — American Beauty: Highlights from the Richard M. Scaife Bequest— features 58 paintings that had been in the collection of Richard Scaife. Scaife, who died in 2014, bequeathed his pieces to both the BRM and The Westmoreland Museum of American Art in Pittsburgh. BRM curator Audrey Lewis said during a press preview ...