The exhibition will present 60 outstanding works of art from private collections throughout the State. Focusing on American and European art, the exhibition will include painting, sculpture and significant decorative works from the 18th through the mid-20th century. Showcasing art and collections that are not otherwise available to the public, the exhibition will provide opportunities to learn about the importance of private collections to cultural vitality, collecting philosophies and the art of connoisseurship. Additionally, State of Excellence will bring new recognition to the depth and breadth of collecting in the State today.
Credit: Exhibition overview from museum website