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Davis Museum at Wellesley College

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Davis Museum at Wellesley College
106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481
Venue Type: Museum

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Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Davis Museum and Cultural Center
Portrait Romantique, Paul CezannePaul Cezanne, Portrait Romantique,
1868-70, oil on canvas, 19 1/2 x 17 1/ 2 in
© Gift of Dr. Ruth Morris Bakwin (Class of 1919) in the name of the Class of 1919, 1975.85.
Electric Prisms, Sonia Delaunay-TerkSonia Delaunay-Terk, Electric Prisms,
1913, Oil on canvas, 12 x 27 in.
© Gift of Mr. Theodore Racoosin
Baga Shoulder Mask (D\'Mba), Baga Shoulder Mask (D'Mba),
Wood, 49 in.
© Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John J. Klejman
Peres Maldonado Ex-Voto, Peres Maldonado Ex-Voto,
18th century, oil on canvas, 27 1/4 x 38 1/2 in
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> CURRENT EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS
June 9th - July 20th Read My Pins: The Madeleine Albright Collection
 
March 17th - July 20th "Like a Great Roman Ruin": The College Hall Fire and Anne Whitney at 100
 
March 12th - July 20th Nummer veertien, home
Guido van der Werve
 
February 5th - July 20th Glass Heart (bells for Sylvia Plath)
Jenny Olivia Johnson
 
> QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.davismuseum.wellesley.edu
EMAIL:  
nberger@wellesley.edu
CONTACT:  
Nina J Berger
OPEN HOURS:  
Tuesday–Saturday, 11 am-5 pm, Wednesday until 8 pm, and Sunday, noon-4 pm
PHONE:  
781.283.2051
OTHER PHONE:  
781.283.2064
COST:  
Free
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DESCRIPTION

One of the oldest and most acclaimed academic fine arts museums in the United States, the Davis Museum and Cultural Center is a vital force in the intellectual, pedagogical and social life of Wellesley College.  It seeks to create an environment that cultivates visual literacy, inspires new ideas and fosters involvement with the arts both within the College and the larger community.

 


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