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December 1961
New Yorker;12/30/1961, Vol. 37 Issue 46, p17
The article presents an interview with Jacob Bean, assistant curator in charge at the Metropolitan Museum in New York City. He says that entrepreneur Cornelius Vanderbilt bought Italian drawings and granted it to the museum. He states that the collection of paintings has been raised through bequests. He mentions that drawings are susceptible to light.


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